Event The Rite Of Spring: Molissa Fenley
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Venue Concert Hall, South Bank, QLD
Umbrella Event Brisbane Biennial International Festival of Music
First Date 20 May 1991
Opening Date 20 May 1991
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description Fenley rejects much of the established technical principals she has been trained in and the result is a kind of freestyle dance which could almost pass for improvisation.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Dance
Secondary Genre Contemporary
One Person Show
Name Function Notes
Molissa Fenley Choreographer
Philip Glass Composer
Igor Stravinsky Composer
Muhai Tang Conductor
Molissa Fenley Dancer
Amanda Thane Singer
Further Information Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring is played live here for the first time in Brisbane.
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record May 1991
Event Identifier 13948