Ballet virtuoso Fernando Bujones stars in the brilliant production of Giselle with the Ballet Teatro Municipal of Rio de Janeiro. This electrifying performance captures Bujones at the peak of his career. Critically acclaimed as one of the great male dancers of the 20th century, Bujones' stamina and explosive style fill his every performance with special excitement. Clive Barnes hailed Bujones' technique as possibly unmatched anywhere. Reporting on his role in Giselle, the NY Times asked could any dancer jump so high?
'Supreme among the romantic ballets, Giselle has never before been delivered with such intensity as in this performance by Fernando Bujones... the finest male classical dancer this country has every produced.' (NY Post)
'His technique is possibly unmatched anywhere.' Clive Barnes
'...He has emerged as America s greatest native-born classical dancer.' - John Gruen
CAST: Count Albrecht: Fernando Bujones Giselle: Anna Botafogo Wilfrid: Antonio Gaspar Berthe: Beatriz Melucci Hilarion: Carlos Meziat Duke of Corland: Desmond Doyle With Members of the Ballet Teatro Municipal of Rio de Janeiro
Director: Dalal Achar
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