Richard Alston Dance Company: Final Edition at Snape Maltings

Sir Richard Alston creates his final work for his company

Join us to celebrate Richard Alston Dance Company's fifth visit to Snape Maltings as part of the company's final tour - a significant moment for dance in the UK.

Choreographer Sir Richard Alston is recognised internationally as one of the leading figures in dance over the last five decades. As it celebrates the tenth year of the Jerwood DanceHouse, DanceEast is delighted to present Richard Alston Dance Company’s fifth visit to Snape Maltings.

The programme includes the world premiere of Alston’s Shine On, to the song cycle by Britten and Auden On This Island (singer Katherine McIndoe, pianist Jason Ridgway), Ridgway also plays for Brahms Hungarian, danced to the hugely popular pieces of Brahms. This special programme for Snape also includes Voices and Light Footsteps inspired by the glorious Madrigals and Sinfonias of Monteverdi and in sharp contrast, music by American composer Michael Gordon accompanying Martin Lawrance’s speedy and exciting Detour.

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Richard Alston Dance Company: Final Edition at Snape Maltings
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