The ballet "Le Corsaire" was created based on the eponymous poem by Byron, which before Adolphe Adam was transferred to the music scene by other composers. For example, Giuseppe Verdi composed the opera "Le Corsaire" in 1848.
The ballet "Le Corsaire" - a story about love between the pirate Conrad and slave girl Medora. On the way to happiness, heroes had many trials. These were the abduction, and friend’s deceit, and confinement in prison. As always, good and evil centers have been fighting, for which the audience is interesting to observe. The artists themselves are not bored. The choreography in the ballet is quite complicated. But the reward for all the efforts is loud applause.
"Le Corsaire" affects not only by the complex choreographic scenes and dynamic dancing. In this ballet, attention is paid to the images of the characters, a fascinating story and colorful oriental flavor display of the action.