Ballet Estable del Teatro Colón
Buenos Aires, Argentina
April 17, 2022 (livestream)
by Ilona Landgraf
Copyright © 2022 by Ilona Landgraf
Last weekend, the Teatro Colón scored a ballet coup par excellence with two performances of “Giselle” that starred two extraordinary guest dancers: the Royal Ballet’s Natalia Osipova, and Daniel Camargo, a former principal of Stuttgart Ballet and Dutch National Ballet who played Franz in the recently released dance film “Coppelia”. The second “Giselle” was streamed live – and it felt as if Christmas and Easter had been rolled into one.
Unfazed by technical challenges, Osipova plumbed the depths of her role with stunning intensity and freshness. (more…)