Val Caniparoli http://wfpl.org en Doomed Love Affair Opens Ballet Season http://wfpl.org/post/doomed-love-affair-opens-ballet-season <p>The Louisville Ballet opens <a href="http://www.louisvilleballet.org/performances/2012-2013season/">its 2012-13 season</a> this week with Val Caniparoli’s “Lady of the Camellias.” The ballet, with music by Frédéric Chopin, runs for three performances on Friday and Saturday in the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts’ Whitney Hall.</p> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 20:30:00 +0000 Erin Keane 1843 at http://wfpl.org Doomed Love Affair Opens Ballet Season Ballet Announces Next Season http://wfpl.org/post/ballet-announces-next-season <p><a href="http://louisvilleballet.org/">The Louisville Ballet</a> returns to the Kentucky Center&rsquo;s Whitney Hall with their new season, which opens in October with Val Caniparoli&rsquo;s &ldquo;Lady of the Camellias,&rdquo; a tragic romance based on the 19<sup>th</sup> century novel by Alexandre Dumas <em>fils</em> about the courtesan Marguerite and her doomed affair with Armand, a provincial member of the middle class. The original story has inspired numerous adaptations, including Verdi&rsquo;s opera &ldquo;La Traviata.&rdquo;</p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 21:28:56 +0000 Erin Keane 971 at http://wfpl.org Ballet Announces Next Season