RDB Season 2013-2104

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The season 2013-14 of the Royal Danish Ballet has just been launched:

Interregnum (new)

By Corpus, the RDB's new "exploratorium" formed by the dancers themselves


Come fly away (new)

Choreography: Twyla Tharp

Music: Frank Sinatra

28/9 - 28/11

Fabelmageren (new)

(I have no idea what the English title will be: something like ”Fairytale-maker”, I suppose)

A fairytale ballet for children, performed by students of the Royal Danish Ballet School

Choreography: Esther Lee Wilkinson

Idea: Shane Brox (from "Shane's world", a childrens' program on television)


Dans2go (mixed bill):

Symphony in 3 movements

Choreography: Blanchine

Music: Stravinsky

Grand pas classique (new)

Choreography: Victor Gsovsky

Music: Auber

Minus 7 (new)

Choreography: Ohad Naharin

Music: Vivaldi, Chopin, Dean Martin and others

26/10 - 15/2

242 years in tights - Character dance galore (new)

A performance made especially for the 5 character dancers of the company.

Choreography: Anne Marie Vessel and Corpus (se above)

Music: Kim Helweg



Choreography: Balanchine

Music: Tchaikovsky



Choreography: Bournonville (and Hübbe/Englund: 2nd act)

Music: Helsted, Paulli, Lumbye (and Alenius: 2nd act)

31/1 - 18/3


Choreography: MacMillan

Music: Massenet (arr. by Leighton Lucas and Hilda Gaunt)

22/2 - 12/3

La Bayadère

Choreography: Petipa, Hübbe and Eva Draw

Music: Minkus

4/4 - 14/5

Twelfth Night (new)

A celebration of Shakespeare’s 450 anniversary. Made especially for and with the apprentices and young dancers of the company

Choreography: Nikolaj Hübbe

Music: ?


Same Same But Different (new)

Idea/Choreography: Corpus (see above)

22/5 - 3/6

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