The Semperoper Ballett 2016/17 Season
Sächsische Staatsoper Dresden

PREMIERES
Don Q (Aaron S. Watkin)# Premiere 5 November 2016 Performances 10, 13, 16, 17, 19 & 26 November 2016

Forgotten Land * Premiere 20 May 2017 (George Balanchine / Jiří Kylián / William Forsythe) 23, 27 May, 2, 6 & 7 June 2017

TOURS
Opéra National de Paris, Palais Garnier »Impressing the Czar« (William Forsythe) 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8 February 2017

REPERTOIRE
Nordic Lights (Pontus Lidberg / Johan Inger / Alexander Ekman) 8, 10, 13, 19 September, 5 & 7 October 2016

Manon (Kenneth MacMillan) 15, 17, 21, 25, 29 September & 6 October 2017

The Nutcracker (Aaron S. Watkin and Jason Beechey after Marius Petipa) 2, 3, 6, 8, 11, 15 & 18 December

Romeo & Juliet (Stijn Celis) 14, 15, 21, 24, 25 & 28 January 2018

Swan Lake (Aaron S. Watkin) 11, 12, 18, 22, 24 February 2017, 10, 12, 16, 18 March 2017

Theme and Variations (George Balanchine / William Forsythe / Mats Ek) 23, 26, 30 March & 1 April 2017

COW (Alexander Ekman) 6, 7 & 13 April 2017

Giselle (David Dawson) 17, 18, 25, 26 & 28 June 2017

* World Premiere # Company Premiere
Additional Material provided by José Ortiz Echague, T.M. Rives, Dominik Mentzos, Netherlands Dans Theater and Tanaquil LeClercq


This page features a ballet video titled Semperoper Ballett 2016/17. The ballet company performing in this ballet video include Dresden Semperoper Ballett. Choreography featured in this video is by Marius Petipa.