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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.

Soliloqui a due

Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève

1995 | Giorgio Mancini

We live in the nostalgia of being two. But eternal love is no more than a dream in which ideals beco

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Soliloqui a due
The choreography “Soliloqui a due” by Giorgio Mancini is a duo that considers the sense of anguish in the face of solitude and the desire to find “the other”, the ideal soul.  To strengthen the c...

L U N A

Live choreographic creation

27.7.2013 | Giorgio Mancini

Plenitudine al chiaro di luna

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L U N A
For this third edition of the live choreographic creation in the interior courtyard of the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence, Giorgio Mancini has created ‘L U N A’ for the GM Ballet, based on the Moonlight S...

Coppelia

Teatro San Carlo

2009 | Giorgio Mancini

Franz is in love with the dancing doll and incites the jealousy of his friend Swanilda with his obs

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Coppelia
At the request of the Teatro San Carlo in Naples, in 2009 Giorgio Mancini revisited the classical ballet  Coppelia. Giorgio Mancini’s choreography places the intrigue of the Hoffmann tale “The Sandman” in th...