Created by Tim Rushton, artistic director of Danish Dance Theatre, Monolith is inspired by mystical energies which haunt sites of man-made gathering places. The rhythms of Peteris Vasks’ gutsy score are the perfect backdrop to Rushton’s UK debut.
Choreography: Tim Rushton; music: Heinrich Baermann, Richard Wagner; design: William Ivey Long; lighting design: Jennifer Tipton.
Dancers: Pieter Symonds, Eryck Brahmania & Jonathan Goddard.
World premiere of Monolith: 16 February 2011, Festival Theatre, Edinburgh.