William Forsythe's

Artifact 2017

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais by Rachel Neville Photography

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais

Photo Credit: RACHEL NEVILLE Photography 

Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais

Photo Credit: RACHEL NEVILLE Photography 

The Details


William Forsythe


Part I: Eva Crossman-Hecht; Part II: J.S. Bach, "Chaconne from Partita Nr.2 BWV 1004; Part III: Sound Collage by William Forsythe; Part IV: Eva Crossman-Hecht

Set Lighting, and Costume Design

William Forsythe

World Premiere

Dec 5, 1984, Ballett Frankfurt

Boston Ballet Premiere

Feb 23, 2017, Boston Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts

The 2016-2017 performances of Artifact were made possible by generous gifts from a sponsorship circle including Donna and Michael Egan and Andrea and Frederick Hoff.

These performances have received additional support through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

The Company expresses its deepest gratitude to Lisa and Tom Blumenthal for their extraordinary support of William Forsythe and his partnership with Boston Ballet.

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