Jiri Kylián uses Claude Debussy‘s dreamlike Prélude à l’Après-midi d’un faune for this stylised portrayal of a process of self-discovery and acceptance. He created the solo work in collaboration with his wife, the dancer Sabine Kupferberg, who performs in this studio recording.
- Theatre Company
- Nederlands Dans Theater
- Parental rating
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- 12 min
- In theaters
- Category / Genre
- Hans Hulscher
- Concertgebouw Orchestra
- Sabine Kupferberg
- Claude Debussy
- Bernard Haitink
- Winner of Grand Prix International Vidéo-Danse Festival
- Studio Production
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