04 April 2017

Missa Solis

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Missa Solis – Requiem for Eli features in new major dance production.

The SKANES DANSTEATER of Sweden presents To See the World While the Light Lasts featuring the music of Nigel Westlake & John Adams. Westlake’s multi award winning Missa Solis – Requiem for Eli has been incorporated into a major ballet production choreographed by Ben Wright & performed by the SKANES DANSTEATER accompanied by the Malmo Opera Orchestra and Malmo Opera Chorus.

The score for Missa Solis – Requiem for Eli is available here

The album recorded by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra & conducted by Nigel Westlake is available here
Also available on itunes, spotify & various streaming services.


























To See the World While the Light Lasts
Concept, choreography, direction: Ben Wright
Realisation and performance: The company
Conductor: Jonas Nydesjö
Music: John Adams, Nigel Westlake
Set design: Will Holt
Light design: Guy Hoare
Video design, animation: Will Holt
Costume design: Theo Clinkard
Sound design: Alan Stones
Dancers: Maria Pilar Abaurrea, Sarah Bellugi-Klima, Patrick Bragdell Eriksson,
Brittanie Brown, Kit Brown, Anette Jellne, Hazuki Kojima, Laura Lohi, Camille Marchadour,
Yiorgos Pelagias, Kristian Refslund, Emanuele Rosa, Matthew Walsh Bade, Jing Yi Wang,
Riccardo Zandoná, Sara Åhman
Apprentice dancers: Carla Bonsoms Barra, Erika Poletto,
Malmo Opera Orchestra
Malmo Opera Chorus
Child soloist: Stina Klintman, Johan Ulfsparre
Rehearsal Directors: Vidar Maggason, Leah Marojevic