by Boston Ballet and the LA Phil
CHOREOGRAPHY George Balanchine©The George Balanchine Trust
CONDUCTOR Gustavo Dudamel
An artistic cross-collaboration of Boston Ballet
principal dancers performing George Balanchine’s legendary Apollo alongside the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Filmed at the Hollywood Bowl, this performance is part
of Sound/Stage, a free online concert series featuring exclusive performances by the LA Phil’s Music and
Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel and guest artists from around the world.
Balanchine considered Apollo his artistic coming of age. It awarded Balanchine international recognition and began his lifelong partnership with composer Igor Stravinsky. For many dancers, the title role is highly regarded as their dream role.
Artistic Director: Mikko Nissinen
Assistant Artistic Director:
The performance of Apollo, a Balanchine ® Ballet, is presented by arrangement with The George Balanchine Trust and has been produced in accordance with the Balanchine Style ® and Balanchine Technique ® Service standards established and provided by the Trust.