Swamp

Choreographer: Michael Clark
Composer: Bruce Gilbert
Costume designer: BodyMap
Lighting designer: Charles Atlas
World premiere: 17 Jun 1986, Ballet Rambert, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
Work note: Michael Clark's 'Do You Me? I Did' (1984) was used as the starting point for this work.
Production note: In the programme, Charles Atlas is credited as 'projections and lighting' and Ellen van Schuylenburch is thanked for her assistance in mounting the work.
Music title: Do You Me? I Did (1984)
Music details: Recorded music
Sponsors: Ballet Rambert gratefully acknowledges financial assistance from the Mercury Theatre Trust towards the creation of this ballet.
Awards: 2005 Olivier Award for Best New Dance Production; 2005 TMA (Theatrical Management Association) Theatre Award for Achievement in Dance.
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0340

Performances

Date ↿⇂ Programme ↿⇂ Venue ↿⇂
17 Jun 1986
Evening
Swamp* | Soda Lake | Dangerous Liaisons | Death and the Maiden Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
18 Jun 1986
Evening
Swamp | Soda Lake | Dangerous Liaisons | Death and the Maiden Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
19 Jun 1986
Evening
Swamp | Soda Lake | Dangerous Liaisons | Death and the Maiden Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
20 Jun 1986
Evening
Swamp | Soda Lake | Dangerous Liaisons | Ceremonies Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
25 Jun 1986
Evening
Swamp | Ricercare | Carmen Arcadiae Mechanicae Perpetuum* | Java Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
3 Mar 1988
Evening
Swamp | Rushes | Rhapsody in Blue* Birmingham Repertory Theatre
28 Apr 1988
Evening
Swamp | Trace* | Rhapsody in Blue Opera Theatre, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
22 Sep 2004
Evening
PreSentient | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
23 Sep 2004
Matinee
PreSentient | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
23 Sep 2004
Evening
PreSentient | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
24 Sep 2004
Evening
PreSentient | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
25 Sep 2004
Evening
PreSentient | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
6 Oct 2004
Evening
Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
7 Oct 2004
Evening
Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
8 Oct 2004
Evening
Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
9 Oct 2004
Evening
Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
19 Oct 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne
20 Oct 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne
21 Oct 2004
Matinee
Linear Remains | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne
21 Oct 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne
22 Oct 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne
23 Oct 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne
2 Nov 2004
Evening
Irony of Fate* | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp | Elsa Canasta Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
3 Nov 2004
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp | Elsa Canasta Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
4 Nov 2004
Matinee
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
4 Nov 2004
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp | Elsa Canasta Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
5 Nov 2004
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp | Elsa Canasta Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
6 Nov 2004
Matinee
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
6 Nov 2004
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp | Elsa Canasta Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
10 Nov 2004
Evening
Swamp | A Tragedy of Fashion | Elsa Canasta Festival Theatre, Edinburgh
11 Nov 2004
Evening
Swamp | A Tragedy of Fashion | Elsa Canasta Festival Theatre, Edinburgh
12 Nov 2004
Evening
Swamp | A Tragedy of Fashion | Elsa Canasta Festival Theatre, Edinburgh
16 Nov 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Songs of a Wayfarer | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Mananer of Isadora Duncan | Swamp Theatre Royal, Bath
17 Nov 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Songs of a Wayfarer | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Mananer of Isadora Duncan | Swamp Theatre Royal, Bath
18 Nov 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Songs of a Wayfarer | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Mananer of Isadora Duncan | Swamp Theatre Royal, Bath
19 Nov 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Songs of a Wayfarer | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Mananer of Isadora Duncan | Swamp Theatre Royal, Bath
20 Nov 2004
Evening
Linear Remains | Songs of a Wayfarer | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Mananer of Isadora Duncan | Swamp Theatre Royal, Bath
1 Dec 2004
Evening
Swamp | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Elsa Canasta Theatre Royal, Plymouth
2 Dec 2004
Evening
Swamp | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Elsa Canasta Theatre Royal, Plymouth
3 Dec 2004
Evening
Swamp | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Elsa Canasta Theatre Royal, Plymouth
4 Dec 2004
Evening
Swamp | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | A Tragedy of Fashion | Elsa Canasta Theatre Royal, Plymouth
16 Feb 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Hall for Cornwall, Truro
17 Feb 2005
Matinee
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Hall for Cornwall, Truro
17 Feb 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Hall for Cornwall, Truro
23 Feb 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Brighton
24 Feb 2005
Matinee
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Brighton
24 Feb 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Brighton
25 Feb 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Brighton
26 Feb 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Theatre Royal, Brighton
9 Mar 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp Anthony Hopkins Theatre, Theatr Clwyd, Mold
10 Mar 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp Anthony Hopkins Theatre, Theatr Clwyd, Mold
11 Mar 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp Anthony Hopkins Theatre, Theatr Clwyd, Mold
12 Mar 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | Swamp Anthony Hopkins Theatre, Theatr Clwyd, Mold
16 Mar 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield
17 Mar 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield
18 Mar 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield
19 Mar 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Songs of a Wayfarer | A Tragedy of Fashion | Swamp Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield
15 Apr 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Dark Elegies | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | Swamp Snape Maltings
16 Apr 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Dark Elegies | Five Brahms Waltzes in the Manner of Isadora Duncan | Swamp Snape Maltings
27 Apr 2005
Evening
Judgment of Paris | Momenta* | Dark Elegies | Swamp New Theatre, Oxford
28 Apr 2005
Evening
Judgment of Paris | Momenta | Dark Elegies | Swamp New Theatre, Oxford
29 Apr 2005
Evening
Judgment of Paris | Momenta | Dark Elegies | Swamp New Theatre, Oxford
30 Apr 2005
Evening
Judgment of Paris | Momenta | Dark Elegies | Swamp New Theatre, Oxford
8 Jul 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Dark Elegies | Divine Influence* | Swamp Accademia Tedesca di Villa Massimo, Rome, Italy
9 Jul 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Dark Elegies | Divine Influence | Swamp Accademia Tedesca di Villa Massimo, Rome, Italy
13 Jul 2005
Evening
Irony of Fate | Dark Elegies | Divine Influence | Swamp Teatro Romano di Fiesole, Florence, Italy
21 Sep 2005
Evening
Swamp | Curious Conscience* | Constant Speed The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
22 Sep 2005
Evening
Swamp | Curious Conscience | Constant Speed The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
23 Sep 2005
Evening
Swamp | Curious Conscience | Constant Speed The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
24 Sep 2005
Evening
Swamp | Curious Conscience | Constant Speed The Lowry, Salford, Manchester
5 Oct 2005
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Bristol Hippodrome
6 Oct 2005
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Bristol Hippodrome
7 Oct 2005
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Bristol Hippodrome
8 Oct 2005
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Bristol Hippodrome
12 Oct 2005
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Theatre Royal, Norwich
13 Oct 2005
Matinee
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Theatre Royal, Norwich
13 Oct 2005
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Theatre Royal, Norwich
14 Oct 2005
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Theatre Royal, Norwich
2 Nov 2005
Evening
Swamp | Curious Conscience | Constant Speed Milton Keynes Theatre
3 Nov 2005
Evening
Swamp | Curious Conscience | Constant Speed Milton Keynes Theatre
4 Nov 2005
Evening
Swamp | Curious Conscience | Constant Speed Milton Keynes Theatre
5 Nov 2005
Evening
Swamp | Curious Conscience | Constant Speed Milton Keynes Theatre
15 Nov 2005
Evening
Curious Conscience | A Steel Garden* | Swamp Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
16 Nov 2005
Evening
Curious Conscience | A Steel Garden | Swamp Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
17 Nov 2005
Evening
Curious Conscience | A Steel Garden | Swamp Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
18 Nov 2005
Evening
Curious Conscience | A Steel Garden | Swamp Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
19 Nov 2005
Evening
Curious Conscience | A Steel Garden | Swamp Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
7 Feb 2006
Evening
Swamp | A Steel Garden | Constant Speed His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen
8 Feb 2006
Evening
Swamp | A Steel Garden | Constant Speed His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen
9 Feb 2006
Evening
Swamp | A Steel Garden | Constant Speed His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen
10 May 2006
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Teatre Principal Valencia, Spain
11 May 2006
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Teatre Principal Valencia, Spain
12 May 2006
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Teatre Principal Valencia, Spain
13 May 2006
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Teatre Principal Valencia, Spain
13 May 2006
Matinee
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Teatre Principal Valencia, Spain
14 May 2006
Evening
Swamp | Dark Elegies | Constant Speed Teatre Principal Valencia, Spain
1 Nov 2006
Evening
Swamp | Divine Influence | Transit | Constant Speed Malvern Festival Theatre
2 Nov 2006
Matinee
Swamp | Constant Speed Malvern Festival Theatre
2 Nov 2006
Evening
Divine Influence | Transit | Swamp | Constant Speed Malvern Festival Theatre
3 Nov 2006
Evening
Divine Influence | Transit | Swamp | Constant Speed Malvern Festival Theatre
4 Nov 2006
Evening
Divine Influence | Transit | Swamp | Constant Speed Malvern Festival Theatre
2 Feb 2007
Evening
Swamp Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
14 Feb 2007
Evening
Lady into Fox | Pond Way | Swamp Hall for Cornwall, Truro
15 Feb 2007
Matinee
Lady into Fox | Pond Way | Swamp Hall for Cornwall, Truro
15 Feb 2007
Evening
Lady into Fox | Pond Way | Swamp Hall for Cornwall, Truro
4 Mar 2007
Evening
Pond Way | Judgment of Paris | Divine Influence | Swamp Tanztheater, Anhaltisches Theater Dessau, Dessau-Rosslau, Germany
8 Mar 2007
Evening
Swamp | Stand and Stare | Constant Speed Grand Theatre, Swansea
9 Mar 2007
Evening
Swamp | Stand and Stare | Constant Speed Grand Theatre, Swansea
10 Mar 2007
Evening
Swamp | Stand and Stare | Constant Speed Grand Theatre, Swansea
3 May 2007
Evening
Constant Speed | Dark Elegies | Swamp Stadttheater Fürth, Germany
4 May 2007
Evening
Constant Speed | Dark Elegies | Swamp Stadttheater Fürth, Germany
5 May 2007
Evening
Constant Speed | Dark Elegies | Swamp Stadttheater Fürth, Germany
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