May 16 - May 26, 2013
Casting for Coppélia
Please click on the links below for specific performance casting*:
Thursday, May 16 & Friday, May 17, 2013
Saturday, May 18, 2013 Matinee & Evening Performances
Sunday, May 19, 2013 Matinee
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 Matinee & Evening Performances
Thursday, May 23 & Friday May 24, 2013
Saturday, May 25, 2013 Matinee & Evening Performances
Sunday, May 26, 2013 Matinee
* all casting subject to change
George Balanchine's Coppélia
MUSIC Léo Delibes
BOOK Charles Nuitter, after E.T.A Hoffmann's Der Sandmann
CHOREOGRAPHY George Balanchine and Alexandra Danilova after Marius Petipa 1884 ©The George Balanchine Trust
STAGING Judith Fugate
CHILDREN'S STAGING Melanie Atkins
SET DESIGN Robert O'Hearn and Benjamin J. Phillips
COSTUME DESIGN Kenneth Busbin
FRIENDS, DAWN, WALTZ GIRL, AND CHILDREN COSTUME DESIGN Robert O'Hearn
LIGHTING DESIGN Mark Stanley
CONDUCTOR Jonathan McPhee
Costumes executed by Boston Ballet Costume Shop
World Premiere: July 17, 1974, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY New York City Ballet
Boston Ballet Premiere: April 2010, Boston, MA
This performance of Coppélia, a Balanchine® Ballet, are presented by arrangement with The George Balanchine Trust© and has been produced in accordance with the Balanchine Style® and Balanchine Technique® Service standards established and provided by the Trust.
Boston Ballet thanks you for your support of live music performances.
Boston Ballet is grateful to the Elizabeth B. McGraw Foundation for its generous support of the 2013 Spring Season.
Performance length: approximately two hours and twenty minutes with two intermissions.