About the Show/Event
Information for Rambert Dance Company - Life is a Dream
at Curve, Leicester
(Dance or ballet). Britain's biggest and most exciting touring dance company who often tour two programmes at a time. Dancing to a mixture of musical styles they provide enormously watchable evenings. After a lifetime of incarceration, a man gains a single day of freedom in this retelling of the 17th century play by Pedro Calder?n de la Barca. Illusion and reality collide as legendary filmmakers the Quay Brothers place the action in a dream-like world. A full-size symphony orchestra adds to the other-worldly atmosphere with the rich, harmonious music of Witold Lutoslawski for this tale of revenge and reconciliation. Rambert Dance Company - Life is a Dream website
Approximate runtime 100minutes (including any interval).
Company Rambert Dance Company. Choreographer Kim Brandstrup. Design The Quay Brothers. Music Witold Lutoslawski. Lighting Jean Kalman. Costume Holy Wddington. Dramaturg Willem Bruls. Sound Ian Dearden.