Experienced leader Mark Elder and two future stars give a good turn at La Traviata on Blu-ray from Opus Arte
A time-honored production of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake receives a first-rate rendering by The Royal Ballet on Blu-ray from Opus Arte.
Wagner’s towering opera Tannhäuser gets some strong vocal performances, is undone by perverse and bizarre staging concepts.
A quirky rethinking of a classic ballet story more akin to Cirque du Soleil than to traditional dance that remains a provocative and often humorous production.
An in-depth behind the scenes look at the creation of a new ballet for the New York Ballet company by one of its rising young stars.
Updated version of Strauss’ masterpiece Der Rosenkavelier features some sensational vocal performances and sensitive conducting.
Dated sights and sounds aside, this three ballet collection gives us Czech choreographer Kylián at his best.
Rethought version of Dvorak classic worth watching for Myrto Papatanasiu’s riveting portrayal of the title character.
The definitive film biography of Czech choreographer, Jiří Kylián, that combines archival and high-definition footage quite successfully and provides a bonus performance of the ballet, Wings of Wax.
A new version of Stravinksy’s modern classic, The Firebird, aided by nifty special effects and terrific dancing.