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Currulao

Choreographer: Ashley Page
Composer: Orlando Gough
Costume designer: John Galliano
Lighting designer: Peter Mumford
World premiere: 9 Feb 1990, Rambert Dance Company, Anthony Hopkins Theatre, Theatr Clwyd, Mold
Production note: In the programme, Steven Robinson is credited as 'assistant'. Hats for this production were made by John Galliano, with assistance from Julien D'ys.
Music title: Currulao (1990)
Music details: Live music: trumpet, trombone, clarinet, electric guitar, piano, percussion, violin, double bass
Music commissioned by Rambert: Yes
Sponsors: 'Currulao' by Ashley Page is the first ballet to be made possible by the Frederick Ashton Memorial Commission, in association with The Daily Telegraph. The commissioning of of Orlando Gough's score has been made possible by the Prudential Award for the Arts 1989.
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0361

Performances

Date Programme Venue
9 Feb 1990
Evening
Septet | Sounding | Embrace Tiger and Return to Mountain | Currulao* Anthony Hopkins Theatre, Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Mold
14 Mar 1990
Evening
Dealing with Shadows* | Hymnos | Sounding | Currulao Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
16 Nov 1990
Evening
Doubles | Four Elements* | Currulao Apollo Theatre, Oxford
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