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Tristan und Isolde with Dorothée Gilbert and Mathieu Ganio

28.12.2014 | Giorgio Mancini
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2015 marks the 150th anniversary of the first performance of Wagner’s opera Tristan und Isolde which was staged in Munich on 10 June 1865. To celebrate the occasion, Giorgio Mancini created a piece that is inspired by this masterful opera. National première of this creation will be given on 2 October 2016 (8.00 p.m.) - Théâtre de Esch-sur-Alzette (Luxembourg).

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Giorgio Mancini

Director and choreographer, GM Ballet
Giorgio Mancini
After a brilliant career as a dancer with the Ballet du XXe siècle and the Béjart Ballet Lausanne, Giorgio Mancini was appointed director of the Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève at the age of 31 after having danced with the company during several seasons. Nine years later he took over as director of the MaggioDanza dance company in Florence where he remained until 2007. After working as a freelance choreographer for three years, Giorgio Mancini has now decided to set up his own dance company, the GM Ballet, with the goal of bringing dance to unexpected places and to the widest possible audience.

A nima

Live choreographic creation

8.9.2012 | Giorgio Mancini

Emotional narration on Chopin Studies, Nocturnes and Preludes

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A nima
A nima was created live, before the public’s eye, partly in the garden of the Villa Vauban in Luxembourg, which houses the Museum of Art of the City of Luxembourg, and partly in the interior courtyard of the...

Nutcracker

MaggioDanza

2007 | Giorgio Mancini

It is Christmas Day. Clara receives a nutcracker as a present from her “Father Christmas”. She falls

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Nutcracker
Giorgio Mancini revisited the “historic” ballet The Nutcracker, placing it in the 1970s to lend it a more contemporary flavour while being careful not to distort the original story.  This version of...

La Campanella

Ballet Nice-Méditerranée

2010 | Giorgio Mancini

Paganini, the devil’s violinist

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La Campanella
Paganini died in Nice on 27 May 1840. 170 years later Niccolo Paganini is reborn in the ballet "La Campanella" by virtue of the refined and spirited choreography of Giorgio Mancini.Giorgio Mancini’s mu...