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Nao Sakuma as the Firebird; photo: Steve Hanson

Nao Sakuma as the Firebird; photo: Steve Hanson

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Other show diaries


An Evening of Music and Dance 2015
Coppélia
First Steps: a child's Coppelia
Moving Stateside
North tour spring 2015
Serenade / Carmina burana
South tour spring 2015
Sylvia
The King Dances / Carmina burana

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Love and Loss



( Galanteries | The Dance House | The Dream )

At a glance
Two ballets by David Bintley accompany a classic from Frederick Ashton. Galanteries is sublime pure dance to sublime music by Mozart, and The Dance House is a a beautiful and powerful meditation on death.

In Ashton's The Dream, hilarious havoc ensues when Oberon, King of the Fairies, takes revenge on his Queen and attempts to help a quartet of young lovers. Set to Mendelssohn's great score.


Performance length


Approx 2 hours and 10 minutes

Casting


When available this can be found by visiting any performance diary

Credits



Galanteries


Music Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Choreography David Bintley
Designs Jan Blake
Lighting John B. Read

The Dance House


Music Dmitri Shostakovich
Choreography David Bintley
Design Robert Heindel
Lighting Lisa J. Pinkham

The Dream


Music Felix Mendelssohn
Arranged by John Lanchbery
Choreography Frederick Ashton
Design Peter Farmer
Lighting John B. Read
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