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Black Angels

Choreographer: Christopher Bruce
Composer: George Crumb
Set designer: Nadine Baylis
Costume designer: Nadine Baylis
Lighting designer: John B. Read
World premiere: 11 May 1976, Ballet Rambert, The Arts Centre, Christ's Hospital, Horsham
Production note: In the programme, Nadine Baylis is credited as 'design'.
Music title: Black Angels - Images I (1970)
Music details: Live music: electric string quartet
Sponsors: The choreography, design and lighting design for this ballet were commissioned by Ballet Rambert with assistance from the Dance Commissioning Fund of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0267

Performances

Date ↿⇂ Programme ↿⇂ Venue ↿⇂
11 May 1976
Evening
Moveable Garden | Black Angels* | Wings The Arts Centre, Christ's Hospital, Horsham
12 May 1976
Evening
Moveable Garden | Reflections* | Black Angels The Arts Centre, Christ's Hospital, Horsham
29 Aug 1976
Evening
Moveable Garden | Window* | Table | Black Angels Koninklijke Opera, Gent, Belgium
22 Mar 1977
Evening
The Pool* | Window | Musical Offering | Black Angels Wyvern Theatre, Swindon
23 Mar 1977
Evening
The Pool | Window | Musical Offering | Black Angels Wyvern Theatre, Swindon
24 Mar 1977
Evening
The Pool | Window | Musical Offering | Black Angels Wyvern Theatre, Swindon
30 Mar 1977
Evening
The Pool | Window | Musical Offering | Black Angels Theatre Royal, Glasgow
25 Jun 1977
Evening
Promenade | Window | Frames, Pulse and Interruptions* | Black Angels Snape Maltings
9 Mar 1978
Evening
Ancient Voices of Children | Laocoon | Nuthouse Stomp* | Black Angels Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
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