La Bayadere: Ballet De L'Opera De Paris
Exotic and mysterious India serves as the backdrop to his story of doomed love between the warrior Solor and the bayadere, Nikiya, who is killed by her jealous rival, Gamzatti. Breathtaking sets and costumes are designed by Ezio Frigerio and Franca Squarciapino in this exceptional production, recorded at the Palais Garnier in Paris. Direction and choreography in this fully restored version of Petipa's original ballet are by Rudolf Nureyev. Stars Isabelle Guerin, Laurent Hilaire, and Elisabeth Platel.