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Choreographer: Paul Taylor
Staged by: Eileen Cropley
Set designer: Gene Moore
Costume designer: Gene Moore
Lighting designer: Jennifer Tipton, Sid Ellen
Rambert premiere: 18 Mar 1982, Ballet Rambert, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
World premiere: 30 May 1978, Paul Taylor Dance Company, City Center, New York, New York, USA
Production note: In the programme, the choreography credit reads: Choreography Paul Taylor, Reconstructed by Eileen Cropley. The lighting credit reads: Lighting Jennifer Tipton, Re-created by Sid Ellen.
Revival credits: 1998 revival credits: Lighting design Jennifer Tipton; lighting re-created by Malcolm Glanville
Music title: Excerpts from Concerti Grossi Opus 3, Alcina, Ariodante, Berenice, and Solomon
Music details: Live music: orchestra and harpsichord continuo
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0311

Performances

Date Programme Venue
18 Mar 1982
Evening
Lonely Town, Lonely Street | Airs* | Ghost Dances Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
27 Jul 1982
Evening
Lonely Town, Lonely Street | Fantasie* | Apollo Distraught* | Airs Big Top, Battersea Park, London
29 Aug 1997
Evening
No More Play* | Petite Mort | Moonshine | Airs Palace Theatre, Manchester
12 Oct 1998
Evening
No More Play | Petite Mort | Four Scenes* | Airs Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
13 Oct 1998
Evening
No More Play | Petite Mort | Four Scenes | Airs Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
Made by Palace