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Ithaca Ballet’s Giselle
April 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until April 25, 2020
The Ithaca Ballet proudly presents the Ithaca production of the timeless romantic ballet Giselle on April 24th and 25th at the State Theatre. Giselle is one of the most popular ballets worldwide because of its compelling and mysterious story.
This is the third time Giselle has been performed by the Ithaca Ballet. The ballet is staged by Artistic Director Cindy Reid, based on the original choreography with music by Adolph Adam The cast for Giselle includes Principal Dancer Maria Valencia as Giselle and Guest Alumna Rosie Grady Sayvetz as the evil Myrtha, Queen of the Wilis. Resident Guest Artist Tucker Davis portrays Hilarion and Guest Artist Jesse Campbell dances the role of Albrecht. Finally, Guest Artist Patrick Ward partners Company Principal Dancer Ayla Naghsh in the Peasant Pas de Deux.