With his impressionistic music for this ballet, Ravel beautifully embodied the sensual and sultry atmosphere of the ancient Greek shepherd idyll. Van Woerkum’s interpretation shows that the search for true love is complicated because Chloé loses herself in ostentation and narcissism. It’s up to Daphnis to show Chloé that under her mask is a vulnerable and loving person.
16 March 2022 | 6:00 pm
Amare, Concertzaal | Den Haag