Pathé Ballet presents 'Lost Illusions'Dance / Amsterdam
02 February 2014, 4pm
As part of the ongoing Pathé Specials series, the Netherlands’ largest cinema group presents an assortment of cultural events including theatre, ballet, opera and concerts, all streamed in high definition.
Now fans in cities across the Netherlands have the chance to enjoy top-quality performances while relaxing in the comfort of Pathé theatres.
"Lost Illusions" is a new ballet based on the novel by the French writer Honoré de Balzac, created in 2011 in Moscow by Alexei Ratmansky.
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About "Lost Illusions"
Lucien, a young emerging composer, goes to Paris in search of happiness and success. Shortly afterwards, he is blinded by success and betrays his best friends and his beloved.
This stylised adaptation brings love, ambition and disillusionment to the stage with 19th century Paris as the background.