Les Siècles takes back the Ballets Russes on period instruments in China and Japan with the only three ballets choregraphed by Nijinsky: the Debussy’s Prelude à l’après-midi d’un faune, and Jeux; and the Stravinsky Rite of Spring. The orchestra will also perform works choregraphed by his sister, Nijinska.

Les Siècles
François-Xavier Roth, direction
Compagnie Ligne de sorcière
Dominique Brun, reconstitution et re-création chorégraphique

DEBUSSY, L’après-midi d’un faune (chorégraphie originale)
DEBUSSY, Jeux (chorégraphie originale)
STRAVINSKY, Le Sacre du Printemps (chorégraphie originale)

Les Siècles
François-Xavier Roth, conductor
Compagnie Association du 48
Dominique Brun, reconstitution et re-création chorégraphique

Les Siècles associates with dancers of the Dominique Brun Compagnie for a historical choreographies restitution.One of the greatest figure of the Ballets Russes, Vaslav Nijinsky makes its mark on dance history and has participated in the creation of plenty fundamental works of the 20th century. Not only principal dancer but also a choregraph, Nijinsky choregraphs several ballets of the big names of the time: Stravinsky, Debussy…



From June 3rd to June 13th 2018
Tour in China and Japan

Sunday, June 3rd 2018, 7:30 pm
Pékin, National Centre for the Performing Arts

Tuesday, June 5th 2018, 7:30 pm
Taiyuan, Grand Théâtre du Shanxi

Thursday, June 7th 2018, 7:30 pm
Nanjing, Grand Théâtre du Jiangsu

Saturday, June 9th 2018, 7:30 pm
Shanghai, Grand Théâtre de Shanghai

Sunday, June 10th 2018, 7:30 pm
Shanghai, Grand Théâtre de Shanghai

Tuesday, June 12th 2018, 7 pm
Tokyo, Tokyo Opera City