Thursday, September 07, 2006

Music Of Metallica, Apocalyptica, Antonio Vivaldi, Evelyn Ficarra, And Wei Du Set To Contemporary Dance In Denmark

Trio extravaganza
Three modern highlights


Experience three modern highlights from last season on one and the same evening – Finnish Jorma Uotinen’s masculine tour de force, Earth, French Angelin Preljocaj’s dance battle between classical and modern ballet La Stravaganza, and Chinese Yuan Yuan Wang’s romantic masterstroke Colour of Love.

“It’s masculine, raw and magnificent to behold”
Danish national daily Jyllands-Posten about Earth


Choreography: Jorma Uotinen
Music: Metallica and Apocalyptica
Set and lighting design: Mikki Kunttu
Costume design: Erika Turunen

La Stravaganza
Choreography: Angelin Preljocaj
Music: Antonio Vivaldi, Evelyn Ficarra,
Robert Normandeau, Serge Morand
Set design: Maya Schweizer
Costume design: Hervé Pierre
Lighting design: Mark Stanley

Colour of Love
Choreography: Yuan Yuan Wang
Music: Wei Du
Set design: Jiang Han
Costume design: Jiani Zhong

Lighting design: Mikael Sylves

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© The Royal Danish Theatre

The new Saint Coletta School on Capital Hill, Washington, D.C., designed by architects Michael Graves & Associates will primarily serve mentally disabled children. Some neighbors in the historic neigborhood have objected to the post-modern architectural style of the building.

Photo credit: Washington Post Photo Pool. With thanks.


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