Opus '65

Choreographer: Anna Sokolow
Composer: Teo Macero
Lighting designer: Richard Caswell, Maurice Brill
Rambert premiere: 14 May 1970, Ballet Rambert, Jeannetta Cochrane Theatre, London
World premiere: 11 Sep 1965, Joffrey Ballet Apprentice Group, Delacorte Theater, Central Park, New York City, USA
Work note: In 1970, the 22 members of Ballet Rambert were insured for a total cover of £110,000 due to the work's ending in which the entire cast leapt into the orchestra pit.
Production note: The programme does not credit a costume designer.
Duration: 20 minutes
Number of dancers: 15 dancers
Scene/role note: The work has four scenes.
Music details: Recorded music
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0218


Date Programme Venue
14 May 1970
George Frideric | L'Après-midi d'un faune | Opus '65* | Hazard Jeannetta Cochrane Theatre, London
4 Oct 1972
Opus '65 | Solo | Listen to the Music* | Ziggurat Jeannetta Cochrane Theatre, London
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