Music by Mikael Karlsson ; Choreography by Alexander Ekman
A sparkling personality on the contemporary dance scene, Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman has been invited for the first time to work with the dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet. Trained at the Swedish Royal Ballet, he danced with the Nederlands Dans Theater and the Ballet Cullberg before turning to choreography. His language, both visceral and tinged with humour, combines theatricality and classical and contemporary vocabulary alike. Best known for the spectacular quality of his pieces with their dreamlike imagery, he fills the stage of the Palais Garnier with metallic structures, dancers suspended in space, elevations… A surprising production carried along by enticing rhythms and communicative energy.
Paris Opera Ballet
Set design : Alexander Ekman ; Costume design : Alexander Ekman and Xavier Ronze ; Lighting design : Tom Visser
Production compagny : Bel Air Media
Running Time : 1x105'
Production Year : 2017
Distribution compagny : Telmondis Distribution
Video Format : HD