Unformatted text preview: romantic era. Ballet tells stories by the language of dramatic, fantasy etc. it eventually gets put together with a theatrical tale telling and vibrant technique. Ballets similar to Giselle and La Sylphide became the for the most part popular in the Romantic Imagination. Grand opera appeared as a substitute form of Romantic historical writings. Ballet was typically performed close to the opening of act two in operas. Nevertheless, the advance in popularity, made it became the most important element of opera. Opera contained a lot of romantic imagination since it focused on so many acts based on Romanticism during the arrival of grand opera Romanticism at its greatest. In my opinion, Romantic ballet captured it better than the grand opera. Ballet has a more vivid and emotional storyline that it has imprison the spirit and mind of people more than the Grand opera....
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- Spring '10
- Romanticism, Théâtre de l'Académie Royale de Musique, grand opera, Romantic imagination