Running Time

1h 45m
with one intermission


November 20 – 24, 2024


Sir Peter Wright


Adolphe Adam, arranged by Joseph Horovitz

A haunting world of love, deceit and forgiveness awaits with Giselle, one of classical ballet’s most breathtaking works. This quintessential Romantic ballet achieves heights of emotion and psychological drama befitting its status as “the ballerina’s Hamlet” and gives full expression to the redemptive power of love. The National Ballet of Canada performs Sir Peter Wright’s celebrated staging, which distills every note of Adolphe Adam’s score into exquisite movement and emotion.

Giselle was produced as a memorial to the late William P. Walker and was made possible through the courtesy of many generous friends of the National Ballet.

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Top Photo Desktop: Artists of the Ballet in Giselle. Photo by Daniel Neuhaus.
Top Photo Mobile: Heather Ogden in Giselle. Photo by Karolina Kuras.