CPH Post

Performance

Diamonds in the buff


Photo: Alexander Christensen

May 3, 2014
13:00

by GM


Black Diamond

Gamle Scene, Kongens Nytorv, Cph K; May 9-11; 75-495kr

The Royal Danish Theater is no stranger to Danish Dance Theater choreographer Tim Rushton – his Love Songs, which was both a jazz concert and a dance performance, was a hit there in 2011 and 2013.

Black Diamond, featuring 16 international dancers, takes place in a futuristic universe. The sensuous, energetic choreography – inspired by light, darkness and the jewel itself – is set to music by violinist Alexander Balanescu and classical composer Philip Glass, as well as famed electronic beatsmith Trentemøller. 

Black Diamond premieres at Vejle Musikteater (May 1-2) before moving to Gamle Scene the next weekend.


Don Giovanni

Gamle Scene, Kongens Nytorv, Cph K; May 4-28; 95-695kr


(Photo: Miklos Szabo)

For this Mozart adaptation, Chilean director Aniara Amos searched the treasure troves of the Royal Theatre to produce a set compiled of pieces from past productions to complement Scandinavia’s foremost Baroque orchestra.


Twelfth Night  

Takkelloftet, Kongens Nytorv, Cph K; May 10-15; 200kr


(Photo: Henrik Stenberg)

To mark Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, the Royal Ballet’s youngest members and apprentices will perform a ballet version of one of his best-loved comedies, specially choreographed by artistic director Nikolaj Hübbe.

 




Latest Comments

I know a few Danes that were deported from the states so i support this. ;-)

(Juliousbass "the Future of Bass" on October 22, 2014 21:00)

Culture vultures

(Juliousbass "the Future of Bass" on October 22, 2014 20:55)

This is so cool. Funerals with the horse drawn hearses are always so sad &...

(Buzzy Sørensen on October 22, 2014 15:39)

Fraud seems to be an integral part of the Vestas business model. Allegations...

(Bill Jones on October 22, 2014 14:05)

This Brit has a long way to go before he is integrated in Denmark, and...

(Nicholas Gunder on October 22, 2014 13:43)

He has to defend a 12000 DKK spend? That is a joke.

(Andrei Grigorian on October 22, 2014 12:50)

Ebola is a serious threat to the health and well-being of people aroubd the...

(Calvin Bernhardt on October 22, 2014 10:26)

Prayers to the families.

(Calvin Bernhardt on October 22, 2014 10:19)

Sad, but still a reality in Naestved.

(Calvin Bernhardt on October 22, 2014 10:10)

This doesn't surprise me.

(Calvin Bernhardt on October 22, 2014 10:09)