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She Was Black

Choreographer: Mats Ek
Composer: Henryk M. Górecki
Recording artist: Throat Singers of Tuva Kronos Quartet
Set designer: Peder Freiij
Costume designer: Peder Freiij
Lighting designer: Ellen Ruge
Rambert premiere: 4 Oct 2000, Rambert Dance Company, Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
World premiere: 25 Apr 1995, Cullberg Ballet, Dansens Hus, Stockholm, Sweden
Production note: In the programme, Peder Freiij is credited as 'design'.
Music title: Quasi una Fantasia, String Quartet No. 2 (1993); Kongerei (traditional throat song)
Music details: Recorded music: tracks from the Kronos Quartet albums 'Henryk Górecki: String Quartets Nos. 1 and 2' (1993) and 'Night Prayers' (1994)
Awards: 2011 Barclays TMA (Theatrical Management Association) Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance.
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0408

Performances

Date ↿⇂ Programme ↿⇂ Venue ↿⇂
4 Oct 2000
Evening
She Was Black* | Sergeant Early's Dream Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
5 Oct 2000
Evening
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
6 Oct 2000
Evening
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
7 Oct 2000
Evening
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
14 Nov 2000
Evening
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
15 Nov 2000
Evening
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
16 Nov 2000
Evening
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
17 Nov 2000
Evening
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
18 Nov 2000
Matinee
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
18 Nov 2000
Evening
She Was Black | Sergeant Early's Dream Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
14 May 2002
Evening
She Was Black | The Parades Gone By Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
15 May 2002
Evening
She Was Black | The Parades Gone By Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
16 May 2002
Evening
She Was Black | The Parades Gone By Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
17 May 2002
Evening
She Was Black | The Parades Gone By Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
18 May 2002
Evening
She Was Black | The Parades Gone By Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
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