Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finst of the classical ballets, and this site reviews some of the best performances available on DVD.
The Story of Giselle - The Ballet

The story of the ballet, originally written by Theophile Gautier, and developed by Chevalier de St. Georges, and Jean Coralli. This summary was written by Gladys Davidson.
Giselle - About The Ballet

2006 - The Royal Ballet - Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
2006 - Paris Opera Ballet - Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
Giselle - The Ballet - Scala 2005
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
Giselle - The Ballet - Scala 1996
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
1994 Moscow State Theatre Academy Giselle - The Ballet
The performance is not bad, nothing is embarassing, but one can do much better elsewhere.
1990 The Bolshoi Ballet at the Bolshoi Theatre - Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
1990 - Australian Ballet - Giselle - The Ballet
This is an excellent production, with Walsh on fine form, with a delicious 'mad scene', and a truly impressive second act.
Dance Theater of Harlem, 1987 - Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
Cullberg Ballet 1987- Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
Rio de Janeiro 1984 - Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
The Kirov Ballet 1983 - Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
Teatro dell'Opera di Roma 1980 - Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
1979 Bavarian State Ballet - Giselle - The Ballet
This Giselle is a document of Rudolf Nureyev's peerless Albrecht
1976 - National Ballet of Canada - Giselle - The Ballet
This Giselle is unusual because it has the the complete variaton of Myrtha at the start of the second act as well as a complete peasant pas de deux.
1975 Bolshoi - Giselle - The Ballet
The real genius of the Bolshoi production is Grigorovich's special, protective handling of the mood in the second act.
1969 American Ballet Theater - Giselle - The Ballet
This performance was made as a feature film, marrying aspects of the real orld - the Royal Party riding through the forest, for example - with special effects and a studio-based ballet.
The Structure of Giselle - The Ballet
The structure of the ballet, scene by scene; there are many variations.
Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.
Giselle - The Ballet
Giselle is one of the finest of the classical ballets, demanding a high degree of skill from the dancers, and more dramatic skills than most.