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Falling Angels

Evening Songs & Searching for Home

By Jiří Kylián and Stephan Thoss

From May 25th To June 3rd, 2017 At 8 P.M.|DURATION: 1h21 with a 5 min. break and a 20 min. intermission
At Théâtre Maisonneuve, Place des Arts

iPhoto: Damian Siqueiros / / Dancer: Anya Nesvitaylo

An inner voyage in three pieces

Jiří Kylián's pure and refined Evening Songs are set to Dvořák’s a cappella songs of the same name, and performed live by a choir. Set to Steve Reich’s extraordinary music and percussion, Kylián’s Falling Angels is a mesmerizing study for eight dancers, a powerful work of the highest order. Finally, Stephan Thoss’s Searching for Home, an inner voyage into the multiplicity of the self, features 16 dancers in a piece inspired by the music of Philip Glass and the images it evokes. Magical, spellbinding.


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Artistic team