Paul Taylor’s 1964 DUET, set to the music of Franz Josef Haydn, is a testament to the simplicity and clarity of his craft. Brief and beautifully shaped, it portrays a love, perhaps not new, but rather tried and true.
ESD acknowledge the generous support for DUET from:
PAUL TAYLOR DANCE FOUNDATION
Adianna Apodacs, Sergio Bento, Louise Cardon, Sally Anne Cooper, Sarah Dobinson, John Horsfield, Paul Jackson, Sue Jenkins, Dawn King, Maria A Montes Gil, Jane Morland, Vanessa Montesi, Jonathan Ocampo, Michael Orde, Lauren Parker, Leonardo Palacio, Sandra Peacock, Eileen and Ian Raby, Claudia Salazar, Johanna Salazar, David Whetstone, Natalie Wilkinson, Carol Wilson, Joyce Woodhouse, Jasmine Woolley and those who wish to remain anonymous.
Franz Josef Haydn
“The Seven Last Words of Christ” Sonata VII in E-flat major – Largo
Rowan Parker and Yamit Salazar
Staging for this performance
George Tacet, on special loan from Paul Taylor Dance Foundation
To be confirmed
Dance City Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne, 12 June 2024
First Performance by Paul Taylor Dance Company:
18 August 1964