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Legris, Manuel

Overview
Works: 102 works in 216 publications in 5 languages and 1,491 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical films  Documentary films  Filmed ballets 
Roles: Dancer, Performer, Director, Interviewee, Author, Other, Creator, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 792.842
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The Sleeping beauty by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live performance of Tchaikovsky's Sleeping beauty
Romeo and Juliet by Sergey Prokofiev( Visual )

40 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choreographed by Rudolf Nureyev, this stunning Paris Opera Ballet production of Sergei Prokofiev's Romeo & Juliet was performed at the Opera Bastille. The exceptional cast was chosen by Nureyev himself and stars Manuel Legris and Monique Loudieres
Sylvia by Léo Delibes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is not the classical ballet Sylvia but a contemporary version which still preserved the integrity of the story with a modern perspective
La danse le Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris by Frederick Wiseman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the rehearsals and performances of seven ballets by the Paris Opera Ballet (Genus, Medea, The House of Bernarda Alba, Paquita, The Nutcracker, Orpheus and Eurydice, and Romeo and Juliet). The film shows the work involved in administering the company and the coordinated and collaborative work of choreographers, ballet masters, dancers, musicians, and costume, set, and lighting designers
Raymonda by Aleksandr Konstantinovich Glazunov( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary dedicated to the great ballet productions by Rudolf Nureyev performed at the Opéra national de Paris
Ballerina by Bertrand Normand( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French filmmaker Bertrand Norman follows the careers of five Russian ballerinas in this documentary that was originally produced for French TV. Using some magnificent footage of performances, as well as behind the scenes shots and candid interviews, Bertrand gives audiences a glimpse of the extreme discipline and dedication demanded of ballerinas who dance at the famed Kirov Ballet
Ballets-- avec les etoiles de l'Opera de Paris( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Paris Opera Ballet performs five pieces choreographed by Norbert Schmucki and two by Marius Petipa
Proust, ou, Les intermittences du cœur un ballet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprise of Roland Petit's 1988 ballet in 13 tableaux in 2 acts based on À la recherche du temps perdu by Marcel Proust. Choreographed to music by various composers
Comme les oiseaux by Dominique Delouche( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and French and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary by Dominique Delouche is about Monique Loudières
Serge Lifar musagete by Dominique Delouche( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary by Dominique Delouche is about Serge Lifar
Dancer's dream, Romeo & Juliet( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary dedicated to the great ballet productions by Rudolf Nureyev performed at the Opéra national de Paris
Notre-Dame de Paris un ballet by André Flédérick( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ballet, created in 1965 at the Paris Opéra, has frequently been revived. Today, more than fifty years later, with its incisive language, lyrical and clear at the same time, with its poetic pas de deux and passionate trios, and with the staging that lends the crowd scenes such intense immediacy, Roland Petit's Notre-Dame de Paris has become a classic of the ballet repertoire
Sleeping Beauty by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky( Visual )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Aurora is cursed at her christening by Carabosse, the Wicked Fairy, that when she reaches a marriageable age she will prick her finger on a needle and die. However, the Lilac Fairy alleviates the curse, so that Aurora will not die, but fall into a deep sleep from which she can only be wakened by a Prince's kiss one hundred years later. On her sixteenth birthday Aurora pricks her finger on a spindle given to her as a present from Carabosse. A spell is cast on the palace and everyone falls asleep. Led by the Lilac Fairy, Prince Florimund finds Aurora and wakes her with a kiss. Aurora and Prince Florimund are married with the blessing of the Lilac Fairy and many fairy tale characters
La bayadère by François Roussillon( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of Rêves d'étoiles, les grands ballets de Rudolf Noureev, a series of six documentaries. This program focuses on the Paris Opéra Ballet's 1995 production of Nureyev's Romeo and Juliet on the stage of the Opéra Bastille. Principal dancers Elisabeth Maurin (Juliet) and Manuel Legris (Romeo) and other cast members are seen at work with rehearsal mistress Patricia Ruanne, who danced Juliet in Nureyev's 1977 staging for London Festival Ballet ; performance excerpts provide a glimpse of the finished product. Topics covered in interviews include the circumstances of its creation for London Festival Ballet in 1977 ; the technical and dramatic demands of its choreography ; the interpretation of its characters ; Nureyev's emphasis on the rapid progression of events and the cinematic quality of the scenario. Also included are a brief history of the Romeo and Juliet story and its depiction in Shakespeare's play ; a discussion of Prokofiev's creation of the score, illustrated by b&w excerpts of Galina Ulanova and Konstantin Sergeev in Leonid Lavrovsky's version of the ballet (1940) ; a discussion of scene designs for various productions of Nureyev's version, as well as the designs for Serge Lifar's 1955 version at the Opéra
Don Quixote by L Minkus( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballet in one prologue and three acts based upon a few episodes of Miguel de Cervantes' novel
Ballets by Ottorino Respighi( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Paris Opera Ballet has operated uninterrupted since 1713. This is a selection of works choreographed for the ballet by Norbert Schmucki and Marius Petipa
Aurélie Dupont l'espace d'un instant by Cédric Klapisch( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moving, joyful and intimate portrait of Aurélie Dupont, prima ballerina at the Paris National Opera, and guest-star on the world's greatest stages. Returning to his roots as a documentary filmmaker, world-renowned director Cédric Klapisch takes in her grace, observes her daily life, and records Aurélie's self-discipline and performances. Through four of the most famous and beautiful ballets - The Lady of the Camellias, Swan Lake, Raymonda and The Park choreographed by Angelin Preljocaj - Klapisch creates the portrait of a girl as beautiful as starlight, as fresh as a rose and as strong as a bull
 
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Romeo and Juliet
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Legris, Manuel 1964-...

Manuel Legris Frans choreograaf

Manuel Legris französischer Balletttänzer und Ballettdirektor

Manuel Legris French ballet dancer

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