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Nederlands Dans Theater I



Nederlands Dans Theater I
Nederlands Dans Theater I
Nederlands Dans Theater I
SCOTLAND
EDINBURGH  •  Festival Theatre  •  Ongoing
 

Nederlands Dans Theater’s premier company presents two works by choreographer Jirí Kylián. In Tar and Feathers, a pianist improvises around Mozart’s music at a grand piano perching on metre-high legs. Against this  musical back drop, six dancers perform intriguing, mysterious movement in a surreal black and white world.

Wings of Wax is set to music of Bach and Philip Glass. A complete tree hangs upside down above the action, as eight dancers emerge from the blackness, only to dissolve back into it again.

Drawn onward by Lightfoot-Leon sees the dancers faced with a massive door that periodically opens then clangs shut.

Completing the evening is Paul Lightfoot and Sol León’s Signing Off, a ballet about saying goodbye and set to Philip Glass’ Concerto for violin and orchestra.



Edinburgh Festival Theatre Web Site



Detailed schedule information:
7:30 pm

Contact: Tel: (44) 0131 529 60 00

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