Angel Corella's

Coppélia

May 11-14, 2023
Academy of Music
Mystery, intrigue, and a dancing life-sized doll contribute to the comedic charm of this ballet favorite

Based on a celebrated story by E.T.A Hoffmann, the fantasy, wit, and laugh-out-loud antics of Coppélia are sure to entice the entire family*.

Recommended for ages 4 and older

Follow the story of a nefarious doctor whose quest to transform a doll into the perfect woman creates a rift between two young lovers, and delight in a cunning plan that brings them back together again.

With ebullient choreography by our own Artistic Director Angel Corella and a lively and romantic score by Léo Delibes, this high-spirited production is one you’ll want to see again and again.

Performances By Date

May 11-14, 2023

** Sensory Friendly Performance
◊ School matinee 

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Choreographer

Angel Corella

Angel Corella is regarded as one of the finest dancers of his generation. His talent, passion, and technique have brought him worldwide acclaim and established him as one of the most recognizable names in dance. Angel was appointed Artistic Director of Philadelphia Ballet, formerly Pennsylvania Ballet, beginning with the 2014/2015 season.


Composer

Léo Delibes

Clément Philibert Léo Delibes was a French Romantic composer, best known for his ballets and operas. His works include the ballets Coppélia and Sylvia and the opera Lakmé, which includes the well-known “Flower Duet”.


Sponsors

Neal W. Krouse

 

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