Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (ballet)

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This article is about Balanchine's 1979 ballet. For Molière's 1670 comédie-ballet, see Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme.

Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme is a ballet made by New York City Ballet co-founder and balletmaster George Balanchine to the Concert Suite (ca. 1917) of Richard Strauss with a libretto after Molière. The premiere took place April 8, 1979, with the New York City Opera, at the New York State Theater, Lincoln Center.

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