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Santa Says Cut It!

National Theatre - Czech National Ballet, CZ

Choreography & Costume Design: Uri Ivgi & Johan Greben

Light Design: Yaron Abulafia

Set Design: Jan Dušek

Music: Percossa

Photos by © Pavel Hejný & © Roman Sejkot & © Diana Zehetner


World premiere at The National Opera Theatre, Prague - June 2008

Dance

The piece touches upon some of the central themes and emotions in the piece Carmen, Love, Sexuality, Seduction, Jealousy, and Death.

Danced to rhythmic percussion music of the Dutch group Percossa, the piece consists of five sections, drawing from variations of Uniformity, growing Passion, the emergence of Individuality, leading to an Escape followed by Freedom.