Slovak Dances (The Lives of Lights)
ABOUT THE PERFORMANCE
This ballet stage performance aspires to show you that Slovak Folk songs are no exception when it comes to passionate elements.
Peter Breiner, Slovak composer and musician living in New York, arranged folk songs into a modern form. His suite of 13 compositions is comprised of elements of jazz and folklore, but also musical improvisation. It is full of contrasts, energy, and humor.
Natália Horečná, a choreographer and director, created a story to accompany the compositions. With her previous thirty choreographies performed abroad, Slovak Dances (The Lives of Lights) is her first full-length ballet stage performance in Slovakia. The stage performance is built upon the contrast of light and darkness. The stage decoration is left to a minimum and thus the spotlight is focused on the dancers as well as the authenticity and veracity of emotionsthey mediate to the audience.
Accept our invitation to a remarkable dance celebration, which will make you look deep within yourself where you can discover your inner tenderness andspontaneity.
Duration: 2 hours including one intermission
TICKETS STARTING AT 10€
|Musical direction:||Peter Breiner|
|Libretto, choreography, direction:||Natália Horečná|
|Stage design:||Peter Janků|
|Costume design:||Lea Fekete|
|Light design:||Mario Ilsanker|
|Son Janko:||Jonatan Lujan, Viacheslav Kruť|
|Anička:||Ana-Sanziana Beschia, Katarína Kaanová|
|Parents:||Adrian Ducin, Viktória Šimončíková, Reona Sato, Martin Radošinský|
|Ladyof Darkness:||Chelsea Andrejic, Ilinca Ducin|
|Black apostles:||Andrej Cagáň, Damián Šimko, Raphael Schuster, Mergim Veselaj, Yuki Kaminaka, Dansaran Vandanov, Francisco Garcia, Artemyj Pyzhov, Aleksandr Saveliev, Diego Ernesto Calderon Armien|
|Three pigeons:||Viktória Árvová, Martin Kreml, Aliaksei Kavaleuski, Andrej Szabo, Viola Mariner|
|Postman:||Juraj Žilinčár, Andrej Cagáň|
|Yin / Yang:||Helene Ziener, Sakura Shojima, Sumire Shojima|
SHOW TICKET PRICE
|1st category||22 €|
|2nd category||18 €|
|3rd category||14 €|
|4th category||10 €|
|Holder of an ISIC, ITIC or Euro‹26 card, pupil||50 % off 3rd and 4th category|
|ZŤP, ZŤPS||50 % off all categories|
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