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  1. Just to be precise, Simone Valastro was not Premier Danseur but Sujet
  2. The whole programme is detailed on POB web site if you click on the link I made on the title of the shows with casting and dates.
  3. POB announced 3 new programmes for this fall at The Palais Garnier Etoiles de l'Opéra from 05 to 29 October 2020 Alastair Marriott, John Neumeier, Hans van Manen, William Forsythe, Martha Graham, Mikhail Fokine, Jerome Robbins with Mathieu Ganio, Laura Hecquet, Stéphane Bullion, Ludmila Pagliero, Hugo Marchand, Hannah O'Neill, Vincent Chaillet, Emilie Cozette, Sae Eun Park Rudolf Nureyev from 06 to 30 October 2020 Nutcracker, Cindarella, Romeo and Juliet, Don Quixote, Swan Lake, Manfred, Sleeping Beauty with Dorothée Gilbert, Paul Marque, Alice Renavand, Florian Magnenet,
  4. According to the French Ministry of Culture Press Release , Alexander Neef will take his functions as soon as ... next week!
  5. Paris Opera director Stéphane Lissner has announced he will leave the head of the company at the end of December (he was due to finish the 20-21 season and leave in July 21) and that he has decided to close both Opera houses for renovation work until the end of November (Bastille) and end of December (Garnier) https://www.operadeparis.fr/en/news/stage-renovation-work-at-the-paris-opera-from-july-2020
  6. POB dancers to thank people working during the lockdown https://youtu.be/OIiG14Ggmu0
  7. Paris Opera Ballet has "closed'. It has stopped morning classes and all rehearsals for at least 15 days.
  8. Following shows are cancelled Manon, from March 13 to April 3 George Balanchine, from March 12 to April 10, Don Giovanni: from March 21 to April 24 The Ballet School production: from March 25 to 30 no information about Alan Lucien Øyen new work which is supposed to start April 11
  9. this was already offered for a week by Paris Opera : you could be redunded of your ticket just by calling or sending a mail telling you're unwell.
  10. it is available from the official Paris Opera Twitter . If you follow the link, you have more details on the 3 shows concerned so far
  11. And the Balanchine bill had already been cancelled 4 times because of the strike
  12. There was a rumour of having Raymonda instead of La Bayadère but perhaps it requires too much soloists just like the Kylian bill at the same time... Kylian is a favorite of POB and Petite Mort and Sechs Tänze are new to the repertoire
  13. 2020-2021 season is out. Due to budget constraints Pierre Lacotte's full length Le Rouge et le Noir after Stendhal is cancelled 22/09/2020 Gala: Défilé/ Shechter/Robbins/Pite The Art of Not Looking Back/In the Night / Seasons’ canon 25/09-17/10/2020 Shechter/Robbins/Pite - The Art of Not Looking Back/In the Night / Seasons’ canon 27/10-14/11/2020 Cherkaoui/Eyal/Ashton – Sheherezade(New Work)/Après-midi d’un faune(New Work)/Rhapsody 4/12/2020-01/01/2021 Kylián - Petite Mort/Doux mensonges/Stepping Stones/Sechs Tänze 10/12/2020-02/01/2021 La Bayadere (Nur
  14. Really? I don't see who you are talking about then. People from this government are more resigning because of conflicts of interest...
  15. Well it not quite the story. It's Macron's candidate for the election of Mayor of Paris and videos of him masturbating were shown on a website and later on twitter. He withdrew his candidacy.
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