Welcome to Iowa Public Television! If you are seeing this message, you are using a browser that does not support web standards. This site will look much better in a browser that supports web standards, but it is accessible to any browser or Internet device. Read more on our technical tips page.

Iowa Public Television

 

Great Performances Dance In America

Great Performances Dance In America

A tale of love, betrayal, abduction and murder, American Ballet Theatre's production of Le Corsaire is a tongue-in-cheek classical ballet with an engagingly entangled plot involving swashbuckling pirates, evil slave traders and beautiful harem girls. This production, based on the choreography of Konstantin Sergeyev after Marius Petipa, showcases an array of pyrotechnically charged performances by ABT's remarkable international cast, including Ethan Stiefel, Julie Kent, Angel Corella, Paloma Herrera, Vladimir Malakhov and Joaquin De Luz.

PBS Video

« Upcoming Episodes

All Episodes

  • Dance In America: Le Corsaire with American Ballet Theatre (#2505)

    A tale of love, betrayal, abduction and murder, American Ballet Theatre's production of Le Corsaire is a tongue-in-cheek classical ballet with an engagingly entangled plot involving swashbuckling pirates, evil slave traders and beautiful harem girls. This production, based on the choreography of Konstantin Sergeyev after Marius Petipa, showcases an array of pyrotechnically charged performances by ABT's remarkable international cast. [116 minutes]

« Upcoming Episodes

« Back to Programs A-Z