Event Nederlands Dans Theater III
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Venue The State Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Umbrella Event Melbourne Festival 1998
First Date 23 October 1998
Opening Date 23 October 1998
Last Date 25 October 1998
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description In a world that worships youth and the achievements of the young, the very idea of a company of dancers over forty is unusual enough. To be acclaimed as one of the world's leading dance groups is simply incredible.
This unique third ensemble of the Nederlands Dan Theater follows the unforgettable performances of NDT I at the Melbourne festival two years ago.
NDT III experiements with fresh creative approaches, combining modern and classical dance with mime, comedy, bodily expression and song. The dancers instinctively exploit their strong individuality and dynamic range of expression, to
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Dance
Secondary Genre Classical
Modern Dance
Name Function Notes
Arlette van Boven Artistic Director
Jiří Kylián Choreographer
Text Nationality Netherlands
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information The three works were titled: Trompe-l'Oeil Compass A Way A Lone
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure Melbourne Festival 1998 guide
Event Identifier 100632