EXODUS - WORLD PREMIER 2016
Presented by NOW-iDand FIGURA ENSEMBLE
A contemporary dance/opera production featuring 15 local and International artists, original choreography by Charlotte Boye-Christensen on 3 dancers, 2 opera singers and 3 musicians, original live music and design.
Co-produced by NOW-ID and the Figura Ensemble of Copenhagen, Denmark, EXODUS explores human migration and movement through a new contemporary dance/opera featuring 15 local and international artists, original choreography, live music, dance and design.
THE ARC OF EXODUS:
Salt Lake CityJULY 27, 28 & 29
Copenhagen Opera FestivalAUGUST 2 & 3
Odense Den Fynske Opera HouseAUGUST 5 & 6
NOW-ID’’s mission is to present forward thinking, innovative and encompassing work for both artists and audience, work that grows from specific sites and in collaboration with local, national, and international partners from a range of creative fields. EXODUS makes good on that promise, with opera singers and musicians who create amazing work on the international stage. Participating artists include award-winning theater director, Rolf Heim, Danish mezzosoprano Nana Bugge Rasmussen, Bass-Baritone Jakob Bloch Jespersen, as well as Ballet West principal ballerina Katherine Lawrence, Ballet West Dancer Adrian Fry and Tara McArthur among others. The production features an original contemporary music score, script, poetry and dance.