La Sylphide (NYCB Premiere)

Choreography by: August Bournonville, staged by Peter Martins

Music by: Herman Severin Løvenskjold

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La Sylphide (1836)
March 7, 1985, Pennsylvania Ballet, Philadelphia Academy of Music
NYC Ballet Premiere
May 7, 2015, David H. Koch Theater
Original Cast
Melissa Podcasy, Marin Boieru, Jeffrey Gribler, Lisa Sundstrom, Edward Myers

NYC Ballet Original Cast
Sterling Hyltin, Joaquin De Luz, Brittany Pollack, Daniel Ulbricht, Georgina Pazcoguin, Marika Anderson
60 Min.
Costumes by
Susan Tammany
Set by
Susan Tammany
Lighting by
Mark Stanley

The romantic classic La Sylphide is a story of passion and elusive love featuring an alluring fairy and a diabolical witch.