Kylián/Wings of Wax

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais in Jíři Kylián’s Wings of Wax, photo by Rosalie O'Connor

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais in Jíři Kylián’s Wings of Wax

Photo Credit: Rosalie O’Connor

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais in Jíři Kylián’s Wings of Wax

Photo Credit: Rosalie O’Connor

The Details
Donizetti Variations
 

Music

Gaetano Donizetti, excerpts from the opera Don Sebastian (1843)

Choreography

George Balanchine

World Premiere

1960, New York City Ballet, City Center of Music and Drama

Boston Ballet Premiere

Jun 29, 1964, Boston Arts Festival

 
 
Wings of Wax
 

Music

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber: Passacaglia for solo violin, John Cage: Prelude for Meditation for prepared piano, Philip Glass: Movement III from String Quartet No. 5, Johann Sebastian Bach: Variation No. 25, Adagio, in G minor, (arranged for string trio by Dimitri Sitkavetsky) from "Goldberg Variations”

Choreography

Jiři Kylián

Set Design

Michael Simon

Costume Design

Joke Visser

Lighting Design

Michael Simon (original), Kees Tjebbes (Oslo, 2008)

World Premiere

Jan 23, 1997, Nederlands Dans Theater, The Hague, Netherlands

Boston Ballet Premiere

Mar 7, 2013, Boston Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts

 
 
Cacti
 

Music

Joseph Haydn, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Franz Schubert, Andy Stein, Gustav Mahler

Choreography

Alexander Ekman

Set Design

Tom Visser

Costume Design

Alexander Ekman

Lighting Design

Tom Visser

Text

Spenser Theberge

World Premiere

Feb 25, 2010 Lucent Danstheatre, The Hague

Boston Ballet Premiere

May 8, 2014, Boston Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts


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