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Mercure

Choreographer: Ian Spink
Composer: Erik Satie
Music arranger: Harrison Birtwistle
Set designer: Catherine Felstead
Costume designer: Antony McDonald
Lighting designer: Paul Pyant
World premiere: 11 Jun 1986, Ballet Rambert, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
Work note: Created for Ballet Rambert's 60th Birthday Performance at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London.
Production note: Design assistant: Anthony Waterman.
Music title: Mercure (1924)
Music details: Live music: orchestra
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0339

Performances

Date Programme Venue
11 Jun 1986
Evening
Mercure* | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | The Mannequin Dance | 'Unsquare Dance' from 'It's a Raggy Waltz' | 'Popular Song' from 'Façade' | 'Duet' from 'Concertino' | Soirée Musicale | Judgment of Paris | Java Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
10 Oct 1986
Evening
Dipping Wings | Mercure | Dutiful Ducks* | Zansa Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
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