Merce cunningham /​ william forsythe

Palais Garnier - from 14 April to 13 May 2017

Photo © Manon Weiser

Walkaround Time

New to the repertoire

Music
David Behrman
Choreography
Merce Cunningham

Set design after Marcel Duchamp, Le Grand Verre
Costum designs after Jasper Johns

Carolyn
Laurence Laffon
Caroline Bance
Walda
Ninon Raux
Victoire Anquetil
Sandra
Lucie Fenwick
Chelsea Adomaitis
Meg
Sophie Mayoux
Amélie Joannidès
Suzanna
Sofia Parcen
Eugénie Drion
Merce
Nicolas Paul
Guillaume Charlot
Dove
Yann Chailloux
Julien Meyzindi
Douglas
Grégory Gaillard
Antonin Monié
Chris
Julien Cozette
Jean-Baptiste Chavignier
Lighting design
Beverly Emmons

Trio

New to the repertoire

Music
Ludwig van Beethoven
Choreography
William Forsythe

Recorded music

Danseuse
Ludmila Pagliero
Eleonore Guérineau
Danseurs
Fabien Revillion
Simon Valastro
Maxime Thomas
Hugo Vigliotti
Scenography
William Forsythe
Costume design
Stephen Galloway
Lighting design
William Forsythe

Herman Schmerman

Choreography
William Forsythe
Music
Thom Willems
Duo- femme
Eleonora Abbagnato
Amandine Albisson
Hannah O'Neill
Duo-homme
Audric Bezard
François Alu
Hugo Marchand
Quintet- femmes
Hannah O'Neill
Aurélia Bellet
Lydie Vareilhes
Séverine Westermann
Roxane Stojanov
Caroline Osmont
Quintet- hommes
Vincent Chaillet
Sébastien Bertaud
Pablo Legasa
Antonio Conforti
Lighting design
William Forsythe
Costume design
Gianni Versace
William Forsythe

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"Choreography is a language. […] The most important thing is how you speak with the language, not what you say."

William Forsythe

The evening continues with two ballets by William Forsythe. 15 to play with the weight and balance of three dancers, the second prefers to explore movement with Thom Willems' electronic music to bring out what is most often invisible.

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