Ballet: Manon

The story of Manon Lescaut by the Abbé Prévost has been told in many forms, including operas by Puccini and Massanet, and even in paintings and film. Throughout the ages, artists have been captivated by the femme fatale Manon. Lauded as the pinnacle of British ballet, Kenneth MacMillan’s “Manon” is known as a piece that challenges every aspect of the strength of a ballet company.
Dates: 22nd February until 1st March 2020
Place: New National Theatre Tokyo, Opera Palace
Price: S JPY13,200 A JPY11,000 B JPY7,700 etc.

Photo: Hidemi Seto