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Estonia Now: Estonian National Ballet Triple Bill

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Estonia Now: Estonian National Ballet Triple Bill

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Estonia Now: Estonian National Ballet Triple Bill

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0845 330 3501
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Dates and times

Every day from 16th Nov 2018 until 17th Nov 2018
7:30PM - 9:45PM

Part of Glasgow's Arts Festival celebrating 100 years of Estonia

Estonian National Ballet celebrates its centenary this year. In its very first visit to Scotland, the company presents an exciting programme of short ballet works by three renowned Estonian choreographers.
Each work is being performed in Scotland for the first time.

Time
Choreographed by Tiit Helimets

Time explores the concept of our existence, through relationships to one another, to God and to our planet.


Silent Monologues
Choreographed by Thomas Edur

A one-act piece for three couples, Silent Monologues speaks of the inner loneliness, the ups and downs, the self-exploration, and the shared happiness and sadness of human relationships.


Echo

Choreographed by Eve Mutso

Echo explores how individuality This new work by Eve Mutso, former principal dancer with Scottish Ballet, has been specially commissioned by the Estonian National Ballet for its 100th anniversary season and will premiere in Tallinn on 8 Nov 2018.

It explores how individuality and commonality impact human relationships and how our past always finds its way to our present.

Visit the Estonian National Ballet website>

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***PRE-SHOW TALK*** (FRIDAY ONLY)
From 6.30-7pm choreographers Eve Mutso and Thomas Edur will be in conversation. Free and unticketed, entry will be first come, first served.

FRIDAY & SATURDAY - Trial and Error, our Estonian Artists' Moving Image exhibition, which will be open until 7.30 on 16/17 November. Free entry.

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CREDITS

Echo
Choreographer and Stage Director: Eve Mutso
Music: Kristjan Kõrver, Giles Lamb (Great Britain)
Lighting Designer: Matthew Strachan (Great Britain)
Costume Designer: Mary Mullen (Great Britain)

Silent Monologues
Choreographer, Stage Director and Designer: Thomas Edur
Composers:
Heino Eller, Artur Kapp, Artur Lemba, Eduard Oja, Arvo Pärt, Peeter Süda
Lighting: Malle Valli

Time
Choreographer: Tiit Helimets
Composer: Paula Matthusen
Libretto: Tiit Helimets after the poem by Abi Basch
Costume Designer: Marja-Liisa Pihlak
Lighting Designer: Tiit Urvik

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Tramway

Albert Drive, Glasgow, G41 2PE

Open today 9:30am - 8:00pm

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