Passion

Music Theatre Wales and National Dance Company Wales present

In this searingly beautiful and sensuous work for voice and body, Dusapin explores the pain and passion of two lovers who are forced apart to separate worlds.
  • Dates Running: 06/11/2018
  • Venue: Quays Theatre

PASSION a new dance-opera by Pascal Dusapin

New English translation by Amanda Holden
With London Sinfionetta & EXAUDI

In this searingly beautiful and sensuous work for voice and body, Dusapin explores the pain and passion of two lovers who are forced apart to separate worlds. Springing from the myth of Orpheus but with an intriguing contemporary take – she is the one who wants to be followed. Mixed with the haunting sounds of harpsichord and Arabic Oud, Dusapin’s gleaming, shifting score, performed by the London Sinfonietta, conveys a timeless world within which the movement of dancers and singers can play out their story of loss and desire.

A co-production by MTW and NDCWales
Created in collaboration with the London Sinfonietta and EXAUDI

 

Conductor                 Geoffrey Paterson

Directors                    Michael McCarthy & Caroline Finn

Design                       Simon Banham

Lighting                      Joe Fletcher

Her                             Allison Bell (soprano)

Him                            Johnny Herford (baritone)

Vocal Ensemble         EXAUDI

Ensemble                   London Sinfonietta


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