Once considered the Bad Boy of the mondern dance world, Mark Morris is now a role model and celebrated choreographer.
To mark its 30th anniversary, Mark Morris Dance Group performs L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato , which features 24 dancers, the LA Opera Orchestra and Chorus as well as a quartet of singers: sopranos Hei-Kyung Hong and Sarah Coburn, tenor Barry Banks and bass-baritone John Relyea. The musical landscape of L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato includes Handel's pastoral ode set to the poetry of John Milton. The set design includes inspiration from William Blake's later watercolours illustrating Milton's poems.
(Sung in English and performed without supertitles)
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