The Moor's Pavane

The Moor's Pavane

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Moor's Pavane is a 20-minute ballet based upon the tragedy Othello by William Shakespeare. The ballet was choreographed by Jos Lim n to music arranged by Simon Sadoff from Henry Purcell's Abdelazer, The Gordion Knot Untied, and the pavane from Pavane and Chaconne for Strings. The ballet's four dancers represent The Moor, Desdemona, Iago, and Emilia. The work premiered at the Connecticut College American Dance Festival in 1949. American Ballet Theatre was the first company outside Limon's company to include the work in its repertory.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 104g
  • Soph Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136277654
  • 9786136277653