Live cinema from the Royal Opera House
Choreography Cathy Marston Music Philip Feeney Scenario Cathy Marston and Edward Kemp Set designer Hildegard Bechtler Costume designer Bregje van Balen Lighting designer Jon Clark Conductor Andrea Molino
DANCES AT A GATHERING
ChoreographyJerome Robbins Music Fryderyk Chopin Costume DesignerJoe EulaCathy Marston has previously been an Associate Artist of the Royal Opera House and Director of BernBallett, andis much in demand internationally.
The inspiration for her first work for The Royal Ballet MainStage is the momentous life and career of the cellist Jacqueline du Pré. Jerome Robbins’s elegant andelegiac classic forms the second part of the programme. This exercise in pure dance for five couples, set to music by Chopin, is a masterpiece of subtlety and invention.
2 hours 30 minutes, including one interval
Duration: 150 mins
Cast: Cathy Marston, Liam Scarlett