Le Corsaire

Ballet: Work details

Choreographer: Marius Petipa
Composer: Adolphe Charles Adam
Composer: Cesare Pugni
Composer: Léo Delibes
Composer: Riccardo Drigo
Composer: Petr Oldenbourg
Work definition: Ballet in three acts
Based on: Based on the poem 'The Corsair' by Lord Byron
World premiere: 13 January 1899, Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg
ROH premiere: 3 November 1962, The Royal Ballet
ROH company premiere: 3 November 1962, The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Productions
Le Corsaire pas de deux (1962) The Royal Ballet (14 performances online)
Le Corsaire pas de trois (1975) The Royal Ballet (1 performance online)
Le Corsaire (2007) Bolshoi Ballet (4 performances online)

Performances not linked to a production
23 October 1985 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
25 July 1996 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
26 July 1996 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
29 July 1996 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
14 July 1997 Evening 7.30pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
1 December 1999 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
4 December 1999 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
5 July 2000 Evening 7.30pm Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
5 April 2003 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
9 April 2003 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
11 April 2003 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
14 April 2003 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
17 April 2003 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
23 April 2003 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
26 April 2003 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
20 June 2003 Evening Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow
29 June 2003 Evening Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow
8 June 2006 Evening Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London