The legendary Sir Anthony Dowell was recently in Toronto to rehearse the company in Manon. One of the greatest dancers of his generation, Sir Anthony created the role of Des Grieux in Manon in 1974. In this video he rehearses the opening night cast, Principal Dancers Sonia Rodriguez and Guillaume Côté, in a glorious pas de deux from Act I.

The video is an excerpt from World Ballet Day.

Manon is onstage November 8—16, 2014. Buy Tickets:

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