Akram Khan‘s Giselle
Akram Khan's Giselle · English National Ballet · UK Tour 2016/17

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In rehearsals: Cesar Corrales (Hilarion) vs. Isaac Hernández (Albrecht)

The full English National Ballet company of dancers is involved in the creation of Giselle, working and rehearsing with Akram Khan.

Visit our Video Diary and Photography sections for a look at rehearsals.

“I’m working with these very technically strong, classically trained dancers from the ballet world… what’s interesting is that my dance vocabulary looks different. I’m trying to retain the essence of it, but I’m also trying to emphasize the strength of the ballet body.”

Akram Khan, Choreographer 

Dancing for Akram Khan: Madison, Stina and James on creating Akram Khan's Giselle: 

 

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