Christmas Gift ideas: Joburg Ballet’s performances on DVD

A range of Joburg Ballet performances, captured live at Joburg Theatre, are now available on DVD from the Friends of the Ballet’s online store on Both single and double boxed sets cost R250 and make the perfect Christmas gift for any budding ballerina or grown-up dance lover. There are also special offers on DVD bundles available via the site for the holiday period.

Guaranteed to be a popular choice is the company’s recent critically-acclaimed Cinderella in a double DVD set, featuring both prima ballerina Burnise Silvius and principal dancer Shannon Glover in the title role, in artistic director Iain MacDonald’s sparking production.

marvelously captures the magic of the classic Cinderella fairytale” The Star

Double DVDs of 2016’s productions of Giselle and Romeo and Juliet also feature two different performances of each ballet.

Joburg Ballet’s Swan Lake stars prima ballerina Burnise Silvius and guest artist Brooklyn Mack in the leading roles, while Don Quixote stars Shannon Glover and guest artist Jonhal Fernandez.

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