Promo Cherkaoui
Datos

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Ravel

Modest Mussorgsky, Maurice Ravel
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Dance
1h 15m
French
FULL HD
Sin subtítulos
Production

The French composer Maurice Ravel remains a source of inspiration for any choreographer. Artistic director and star choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and rising talent Jeroen Verbruggen take their vision of Ravel’s music to the stage. Jeroen Verbruggen, who as a young student dancer at the Royal Ballet School won the Prix de Lausanne, has drawn his inspiration from Ravel‘s Pavane pour une Infante défunte and from Ma mère l‘oye.

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui also translates Ravel into dance, opting for Pictures at an Exhibition, which was originally composed by Modest Mussorgsky, but which was later orchestrated by Ravel to become the most widely performed orchestration of this work: It has thus become truly canonical.

It is a programme full of surprises with which the Royal Ballet Flanders/ Ballet Vlaanderen might just write a page of dance history.

Music by Modest Mussorgsky y Maurice Ravel

Choreographies by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Jeroen Verbruggen

Symfonisch Orkest Opera Vlaanderen

 

Artistic team


Choreographer (Exhibition) | Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Choreographer (Ma mère, l'oye) | Jeroen Verbruggen

Conductor | Yannis Pouspourikas

Set and costume designer | Tim van Steenbergen

Lighting designer | Fabiana Piccioli

Assistant choreographer (Exhibition) | Jason Kittelberger

Dramaturg (Exhibition) | Koen Bollen

 

Cast


Exhibition

Choreographer | Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Dancers

Long dress lady | Drew Jacoby

Man on a chair | Yevgeniy Kolesnyk

The painter | Acacia Schachte

Girl of the frame | Nancy Osbaldeston

Mirror man | Alexander Burton

Visitors | Fiona McGee, Philipe Lens

Caretaker | Sébastien Tassin

Berezka Ladies | Cristina Casa, Nini de Vet, Lara Fransen, Virginia Hendricksen, Anastasia Paschali, Emmi Pennanen, Nicola Wills

Huzaren men | Tom de Jager, Georgios Kotsifakis, Raymond Pinto, Teun von Roosmalen, James Vu Ahn Pham

Piano player | Albina Skvirskaya

 

Ma Mère l’Oye

Choreographer | Jeroen Verbruggen

Dancers

Queen| Nancy Osbaldeston

King | Alexander Burton

Alma | Drew Jacoby

Queenies | Joelle Auspert, Cristina Casa, Lara Fransen, Klaudia Görözdös, Virginia Hendricksen, Fiona McGee, Ana Carolina Quaresma, Aiko Tanaka,

Kingies | Brent Daneels, Philipe Lens, Alexander Kleef, Glen Lambrecht, Gary Lecoutre, David Jonathan, Ilya Manayenkov, Arne Vandervelde

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