ROYAL BALLET: Giselle Synopsis
A peasant girl falls in love with a count pretending to be a villager.

Movie Reviews

We are so Lucky!

By Boringfarmerwife
What a delight to be able to see the Royal Ballet on the big screen. We were in London in October and attended Don Quixote at the Royal Opera House. It is a wonderful venue, but you don't see close...

Giselle - Royal Ballet.

By C Lawson
This was a showing by the Royal Opera House Live. The ballet was excellent and I really enjoyed not only the whole enstage performance, but the backstage interviews and peeks. I will definetly come...

Boutiful ballet

By junenew
I thought Giselle was outstanding in all aspects of judging. The cinemotography, music, costuming all made the excellent cast even more enjoyable. Spoils one for local ballet presentations/...

must go but you should know

By dianameyers
Osipova and Acosta must be seen -- both of them exquisite dancers and brilliant actors. Very special to see a white, black-haired Giselle with a Black, Cuban Albrecht. Great casting!!!! But a...

Wonderful performances

By nanandpaul
Giselle is a wonderful classic ballet. Full of athleticism and artistry. The Royal Ballet's production was beautifully staged and filmed. My only criticism is the amount of close ups. It is a ballet!...

Royal Ballet from London puts on Stellar Performances!

By franloft
Gisele and other ballets presented this season on are superb. This is the third ballet my family has seen. The photography is absolutely great - you feel like you are on the stage...

Wonderful performance spoiled by dreadful picture quality.

By janehallett
Absolutely breathtaking performance, but I would hesitate to see another because of the abysmal picture quality. For the entire time of the performance there were horizontal lines flashing over the...


By katfantom
This was such a beautiful performance of a typical tragic romance. A classic done spectacularly and precise. Natalia Osipova was perfection. She embodied the heartbroken Giselle and her undying love...


By Movie lover 44
I loved, loved, loved it! It was like having front roll seats @ the "Met" ! The dancing was amazing and the time flew by too quickly. Can't wait for Swan Lake in Feb ! :)...


By judileopold
The show was fabulous and my friends and I truly enjoyed every moment of it. The only complaint was the pre interviews , most of the subtitles were too far down and cut off so we couldn't understand...

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Rated NR | For Treat as PG Rating