Dance Odysseys On Stage Studios - Contemporary Classics

An inspiring programme of contemporary classics from established choreographers each of whom challenged their own genre of dance. Reaturing Jirí Kylián’s 14’20 – a sensual duet of feral beauty and human entanglement, Christopher Bruce's Shift. an energetic study of 1940s factory workers during the war and Twyla Tharp’s The Fugue, set to the percussive beat of the dancer’s own feet.


 14´20

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Performed by: Scottish Ballet
ChoreographerJirí kylián
MusicDirk Haubrich

Jirí Kylián’s 14´20  is a sensual duet of feral beauty and human entanglement taken from the choreographer’s 27´52 for NDT2’s 50th anniversary, with music by Dirk Haubrich.


 Shift

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Performed by Scottish Ballet
Choreographer: Christopher Bruce

Christopher Bruce’s
Shift  is an energetic study of 1940s factory workers during the war.


The Fuge

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Performed by Scottish Ballet
Choreographer: Twyla Tharp

Twyla Tharp’s The Fugue is set to the percussive beat of the dancers’ own feet as they spiral, twist and stomp in stack-heeled boots on an amplified stage.


Contemporary Classics


Friday 16 August 5.00pm, Saturday 17 & Monday 19 August 12 noon, Festival Theatre Edinburgh


On Stage Studio Tickets £12     BOOK NOW


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