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L.A. Dance Project



L.A. Dance Project
L.A. Dance Project
L.A. Dance Project
SCOTLAND
EDINBURGH  •  The Edinburgh Playhouse  •  Ongoing
 

Benjamin Millepied brings his new company to the UK for the first time.

Programme:

Quintett

William Forsythe Choreography (in collaboration with Dana Caspersen, Stephen Galloway, Jacopo Godani, Thomas McManus and Jone San Martin)
Stephen Galloway, Costume designer
William Forsythe, Lighting designer

Forsythe’s seminal work, set to Gavin Bryars’s emotional and elegiac Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me Yet, is a moving final love letter to his wife before she died.Winterbranch (1964)
Choreography: Merce Cunningham
Music: La Monte Young (2 Sounds - (April 1960))
Concept, Costumes, lighting: Robert Rauschenberg

This dramatic work features costumes by Robert Rauschenberg and a score, 2 Sounds, by La Monte Young. Merce Cunningham talked about two ‘facts’ of dancing – the act of falling, and unless one stayson the ground, the subsequent act of rising. The dancers engage in a series of falls, in both slow and fast motion, eventually clustering together to fall and rise united as a cohesive group.

Moving Parts  (2012)
Choreography: Benjamin Millepied
Music: Nico Muhly
Visual concept: Christopher Wool
Costumes: RODARTE

Reflections (2013)
Choreography: Benjamin Millepied
Music: David Lang
Visual concept: Barbara Kruger




Edinburgh Festival 2013 Website



Detailed schedule information:
19h30

Contact: The Edinburgh Playhouse
Edinburgh
Scotland
Tel: (44) 0131 228 8616

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