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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.

Eppur si move

Maggio Danza

2004 | Giorgio Mancini

"After “perfect” beginnings respecting precise rules, contemporary man was caught up in a whirl of f

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Eppur si move
The choreography “Eppur si move” by Giorgio Mancini is a ballet inspired by the baroque period and designed for a troupe of 15 dancers. The ballet is a succession of scenes that represent developments in the...

In-Contro

Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève

1991 | Giorgio Mancini

In-Contro or quite simply the meeting of two gender.

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In-Contro
In-Contro is the first choreography that Giorgio Mancini created for Isabella Padovani and himself when he was still a dancer at the Grand Théâtre de Genève. This ballet was later performed by the Conservato...

Mozart per gioco

MaggioDanza

2006 | Giorgio Mancini

Frenzy of notes, movement and games.

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Mozart per gioco
The ballet "Mozart per gioco" was choreographed by Giorgio Mancini on the occasion of the 250th anniversary of Mozart’s birth. The originality of the work lies in the fusion of classical language and break d...