Created by the legendary George Balanchine for New York City Ballet in 1978, Ballo della Regina is a virtuoso set of variations, comparable to the bel canto style of opera, set to ballet music that was cut from the original production of Verdi’s Don Carlos.

Performed by Nozomi Iijima of Houston Ballet.


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