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Phillidor's Defence

Choreographer: Guido Severien
Composer: Glyn Perrin
Set designer: Carolien Scholtes
Costume designer: Carolien Scholtes
Lighting designer: Peter Mumford
World premiere: 26 Jun 1992, Rambert Dance Company, Royalty Theatre
Music title: Phillidor's Defence (1992)
Music details: Live music: soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, trumpet, trombone, percussion (2), electric keyboard
Music commissioned by Rambert: Yes
Sponsors: Choreography sponsored by Mr George Loudon and Mrs George Loudon. Financial assistance for Carolien Scholtes' designs from The Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Amsterdam).
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0376

Performances

Date Programme Venue
26 Jun 1992
Evening
Completely Birdland | Cat's Eye* | Phillidor's Defence* Royalty Theatre, London
27 Jun 1992
Matinee
Completely Birdland | Cat's Eye | Phillidor's Defence Royalty Theatre, London
27 Jun 1992
Evening
Completely Birdland | Cat's Eye | Phillidor's Defence Royalty Theatre, London
16 Oct 1992
Evening
Cat's Eye | Gone* | Phillidor's Defence Opera Theatre, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
17 Oct 1992
Evening
Cat's Eye | Gone | Phillidor's Defence Opera Theatre, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
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