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May 26
Film Series
POSTPONED | The Confession Embassy of France - La Maison Française 4101 Reservoir Road, NW - Washington, DC

Malandain Ballet Biarritz

French contemporary dance company Malandain Ballet Biarritz, one of the most important on the world stage, will be on tour in the US this month with performances of Cendrillon in Dallas (TX) and Des Moines (IA) and performance of Estro, Nocturnes, Boléro in Detroit (MI).

A visionary if ever there was one, Malandain Ballet Biarritz has taken hold of a ballet monument, Cendrillon, score by Prokofiev, and provided us with a very fresh vision of an iconic story ballet. Ingenious, ethereal, sometimes gossamer-like and always inspirational, the remarkable dancers of Malandain Ballet Biarritz brilliantly capture his magical and inventive vision. Audiences leave astonished and thrilled!

Malandain Ballet Biarritz makes its Detroit Opera House debut. Known for their celebration of sensuality and humanity, the repertory program is a perfect date for Valentine’s weekend, performing emotive works from classic composers including Vivaldi, Chopin and Ravel.