Preludes and Song

Choreographer: Christopher Bruce
Composer: Anthony Hymas
Set designer: Pamela Marre
Costume designer: Pamela Marre
Lighting designer: Pamela Marre is credited as 'design'. In the programme
World premiere: 1 Jul 1980, Ballet Rambert, Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
Number of dancers: 11 dancers
Music title: Preludes and Song (1980)
Music details: Live music: 2 violins, 2 violas, cello, double bass, clarinet, percussion, and voice
Music commissioned by Rambert: Yes
Sponsors: The score for this work was commissioned by the Cheltenham International Festival of Music with funds provided by the Arts Council of Great Britain.
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0297


Date Programme Venue
1 Jul 1980
Ziggurat | Preludes and Song* | Nuthouse Stomp Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
21 Oct 1980
Preludes and Song | Rainbow Ripples* | Judgment of Paris | Dark Elegies New Theatre, Oxford
10 Feb 1981
Preludes and Song | Paper Sunday | Room to Dance* | Nuthouse Stomp Haymarket Theatre, Leicester
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