Balanchine/Brahms-Shoenburg QuartetInformation on the Ballet
Posted 14 October 2003 - 06:08 AM
Posted 14 October 2003 - 01:14 PM
Posted 14 October 2003 - 02:41 PM
There are four movements, each dressed in different shades of pink (or rose) and gray. The women wear knee-length tutus.
The cast is as follows:
- 1st Mvt: One lead couple, one female soloist, four men, eight women.
- 2nd Mvt: Lead couple, three women
- 3rd Mvt: Lead couple, three demisoloist women, lots and lots of women (24?)
- 4th Mvt: Lead couple, eight couples.
Posted 14 October 2003 - 05:09 PM
Posted 14 October 2003 - 06:02 PM
Posted 21 October 2003 - 04:09 AM
To add to Farrell fan's casting recollections - the third movement was a vehicle for Edward Villella (and I believe Allegra Kent) - it has an innocence to it, but also a slightly military feel. You need to be a good jumper to do it.
Hope this is useful!
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