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Echoes of a Night Sky

Choreographer: Christopher Bruce
Composer: George Crumb
Set designer: Nadine Baylis
Costume designer: Nadine Baylis
Lighting designer: Bentsion Munitz
Rambert premiere: 12 May 1977, Ballet Rambert, Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry
World premiere: 8 Dec 1976, Batsheva Dance Company, Jerusalem Theatre, Israel
Production note: Lighting reproduced by John Anderton. In the programme, Nadine Baylis is credited as 'design'.
Music title: Three Movements from 'Music for a Summer Evening': 1) Wanderer Fantasy, 2) The Advent and 3) Music of the Starry Night (1974)
Music details: Live music: 2 amplified pianos, 2 percussion
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive, and the Batsheva Dance Company Archive online
Archive catalogue: WORK/0279

Performances

Date Programme Venue
12 May 1977
Evening
Echoes of a Night Sky* | The Pool | The Accident | Promenade Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry
11 Jul 1977
Evening
Echoes of a Night Sky | Frames, Pulse and Interruptions | Smiling Immortal* The Round House, London
29 Sep 1977
Evening
Echoes of a Night Sky | Sleeping Birds* | Smiling Immortal Birmingham Repertory Theatre
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