Joburg Ballet presents Giselle, in association with the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra, returns to the Joburg Theatre stage for a season of 10 performances. If you’ve never been to the ballet, THIS is the one you want to start with! And if you’re a ballet fan, then Giselle is probably on your must-see bucket list.
It tells the story of a beautiful young peasant girl who dies of a broken heart, after being tricked into falling for an aristocrat, Albrecht, and finding out that he is engaged to be married. Beckoned from the grave by The Willis – a mystic and supernatural group of women who dance men to their death – Giselle must join them as they have targeted her lover for death. But her great love for him lets her forgive him, saving his life and freeing herself from becoming one of The Willis, herself.
A classic romantic ballet, the breath-taking beauty and technical difficulty of Giselle has been described as:
Watch it with your friends and family with tickets starting from R176
for Edgars Club members.
When is it showing?
See the most breath-taking ballet of all time from 4 – 13 October at the Mandela Theatre at Joburg Theatre.
|Fridays, 4 October|
|Saturday, 5 October|
15:00 & 19:30
|Sunday, 6 October|
|Tuesday, 8 October|
|Wednesday, 9 October|
|Friday, 11 October|
|Saturday, 12 October|
15:00 & 19:00
|Sunday, 13 October|
I want to go! What will it cost me?
Edgars Club members get 20% off full-priced tickets.
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How to book
Edgars Club members get up to 20% off Joburg Ballet productions. Simply choose ‘Edgars Club card’ when selecting a price option and enter the promo code EC101 when placing your order. You can also get in touch with the box office on 0861 670 670.
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Want to win tickets to see Joburg Ballet presents Giselle?
We’ve got 5 sets of double tickets to give away, including a signed programme
and pointed shoe.
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