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L’heure exquise

Variations on a theme by Samuel Beckett (Oh, les beaux jours)

©Silvia Lelli


L’heure exquise
Variations on a theme by Samuel Beckett (Oh, les beaux jours)

directed and choreographed by Maurice Béjart
restaged by Maina Gielgud with the kind permission of the Fondation Maurice Béjart
performed by Alessandra Ferri and Thomas Whitehead

Five pieces for orchestra by Anton Webern - London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Antal Dorati
Symphony n. 4 III movement  (Poco Adagio) by Gustav Mahler - Berliner Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Herbert von Karajan
Fantasia DO Minore K.475 by W.A.Mozart - piano Glenn Gould
Heure exquise qui nous grise from the operetta The merry widow by Franz Lehár 
Tea for Two from the musical No Nanette

sets Roger Bernard, lighting Maina Gielgud, Marcello Marchi, costumes Luisa Spinatelli, shoes Freed of London Official
New staging an AF DANCE , Ravenna Festival, The Royal Ballet
Ministry of Culture, “Progetti Speciali” co-production
Project supported by Intesa Sanpaolo

With thanks to
Oriente Occidente Dance Festival - Passo Nord and the Municipality of Rovereto for accommodating the creative residency, Royal Ballet London, Hamburg Ballet John Neumeier, Balletto del Teatro alla Scala, English National Ballet London for supplying the shoes used for the sets created by Laboratorio Scenografia Pesaro.
Compagnia Italiana della Moda e del Costume for creating the costumes for Alessandra Ferri 
Royal Ballet for creating the costumes for Thomas Whitehead
Distributed in Italy by International Music and Arts

Category of performance International Hosted Shows
Stalls full price € 40 | Discounted (under 26 and over 65) € 23
Balcony full price € 32 | Discounted (Under 26 and over 65) € 20

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