Lyon Opera Ballet gives last performance featuring works by William Forsythe

December 8, 2014

William Forsythe, one of the most influential choreographers of our time as well as one of our newest faculty members, became internally recognized in 1987 for his “In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated,” which premiered at the Paris Ballet Opera. From then on, Mr. Forsythe has had a deep relationship with Paris and its audience. On Wednesday, the Lyon Opera Ballet gave its last performance, featuring various works by William Forsythe to celebrate the evolution of his artistry. To read more about Forsythe’s works, please visit