Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Triple Invoice – ‘Into The Music’

Don’t miss Birmingham Royal Ballet’s triple invoice at Sadler’s Wells this November. Showcasing neo-classical and modern ballets and famend worldwide choreographers not often seen within the UK, this triple invoice reveals the route Carlos Acosta is setting for the Firm. The triple invoice options:

Jiří Kylián – Forgotten Land

Jiří Kylián’s magnificent Forgotten Land. The piece illustrates why Kylián is likely one of the most revered choreographers of the twentieth century, with a gripping journey into reminiscence and loss set to Benjamin Britten’s magnificent Sinfonia da Requiem. A piece wherein the entire choreography derives instantly from the music, Britten, who grew up in East Anglia surrounded by the ocean, devoted the composition to his dad and mom.

Kylián has used the thought of the eternal presence of the ocean as a life-giving and life-taking drive, as a principal theme for his choreography. He additionally took inspiration from Edward Munch’s portray Dance of Life, wherein the girl in three phases of her life is clearly current, echoing the three sections of the music.

Forgotten Land: Nederlands Dans Theater. Picture © Joris-Jan Bos

Ballet Now – Resort

Choreographer Morgann Runacre-Temple and composer Mikael Karlsson workforce up for the world premiere of a Ballet Now fee Resort, a surreal journey into the secrets and techniques and lies that dwell behind closed doorways.

Morgann works together with her collaborative accomplice Jessica Wright to convey their expertise in movie to create a playfully interactive, multimedia dwell efficiency utilizing pre-recorded and dwell digital camera work projected onto the surroundings. The performers will work together with the on-stage cameras which themselves drive the narrative; they’re characters in themselves, permitting audiences behind the doorways of the Resort and into the key lives of the occupants.


Seventh Symphony: Leipzig Ballet. Picture © Ida Zenna

Uwe Scholz – Resort

The ultimate piece is a piece by the late and prolific German choreographer Uwe Scholz. Scholz choreographed greater than 100 choreographic works for main firms and venues earlier than his premature demise in 2004. He labored often with classical repertoire – and by no means extra dramatically than in his setting of Beethoven’s vibrant The Seventh Symphony, famously described by Wagner as ‘the apotheosis of the dance’.

Carlos Acosta:

‘We had been delighted to convey our Don Quixote to packed homes at Sadler’s Wells and can’t wait to return later this 12 months with our formidable triple invoice Into The Music. It’s been my ambition to programme this triple invoice ever since I joined the corporate and it’ll showcase a number of the most essential modern and basic choreographers in addition to UK and world premieres, so I’m very excited to share it with London audiences.’

Into The Music at Sadler’s Wells Theatre from 2-5 November.

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