Taking part in the first Retail Abu Dhabi Season, Abu Dhabi Festival is offering a limited number of bundles at four different categories (Opera, Classical, Ballet and Dance) so you could enjoy The Abu Dhabi Festival experience with two different performances from same preferred seats and with a great price!
Bundles available until allocated seats last or until end of RAD Season on Feb 5, 2019.
Thursday, March 7
KOREAN NATIONAL BALLET - 'GISELLE'
Arab World Debut
This timeless, romantic ballet has been specially choreographed for Korean National Ballet by Patrice Bart, the famous French choreographer, ‘Danseur Etoile’, former ballet master and member of the Board of Ballet at the Opera National de Paris. The company features a superb and versatile troupe of 90 dancers capable of performing an extensive, remarkable repertory and has toured all over the world, earning notable accolades in the US, Italy, Russia, China, Japan, India, Indonesia, Laos, Colombia and Canada.
KOREAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
CONDUCTED BY MAESTRO CHI-YONG CHUNG
FEATURING PIANIST JAE-HYUCK CHO
Arab World Debut
Since its establishment in 1985, the Korean Symphony Orchestra has been busy elevating Korean symphonic music at home and abroad, and is the only house orchestra in Korea to possess the know-how and experience to stage professional opera house performances such as ballet and opera.
For this mesmerising concert, the baton will be wielded by one of the most sought-after conductors of his generation in Korea: Chi-Yong Chung, highly regarded for his vivid interpretations, deep musical insights, strong ensemble leadership and virtuoso baton technique. Also performing will be acclaimed soloist, Jae-Hyuck Cho, who has been described as “a pianist who is nearing perfection with extraordinary breadth of expression, flawless technique and composition.”
This highly anticipated concert will feature three works:
Young Jo Lee’s Arirang Festival for Orchestra, Franz List’s Piano Concerto No.1 in E-flat Major, S.124 and Antonín Dvorák’s Symphony No.8, Op.88.
Doors open : 7pm
Event starts : 8pm
Children under 6 years are not permitted.
Diamond: AED 450
Silver: AED 225
25% Student Discount Code, see Student Terms & Conditions