Obsidian Tear

The Royal Ballet Artist Calvin Richardson in Wayne McGregor's Obsidian Tear, ©ROH, 2016​.  Photo by: Andrej Uspenski

The Royal Ballet Artist Calvin Richardson in Wayne McGregor's Obsidian Tear, © ROH, 2016​
Photo by: Andrej Uspenski 

The Royal Ballet Artist Calvin Richardson in Wayne McGregor's Obsidian Tear, © ROH, 2016​
Photo by: Andrej Uspenski 

The Details
Obsidian Tear
 

Music

Esa-Pekka Salonen, "Lachen verlernt", "Nyx"*

Choreography

Wayne McGregor

Set Designer

Wayne McGregor

Fashion Director

Katie Shillingford

Dramaturg

Lighting Design

Lucy Carter

Lighting Design Re-created

Mike Smith

Assistant to the Choreographer

Amanda Eyles, Benesh Notator

World Premiere

May 28, 2016, The Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Boston Ballet Premiere

Nov 3, 2017, Boston Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts

Obsidian Tear is a Co-Production between The Royal Ballet and Boston Ballet

*"Lachen Verlernt" and "Nyx" are by arrangement with G. Schirmer, INC. publisher and copyright owner

 
 
Fifth Symphony of Jean Sibelius, World Premiere
 

Music

Jean Sibelius,"Symphony No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 82"

Choreography

Jorma Elo

Lighting Design

Mark Stanley

Costumes

Yumiko Takeshima

World Premiere

Nov 3, 2017, Boston Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts

 
 
Finlandia
 

Music

Jean Sibelius

 

 

 

Performance Run Time: Approximately 1 hr 45 mins

 

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