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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.
Choreographed by Tiit Helimets
Time explores the concept of our existence, through relationships to one another, to God and to our planet.
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.
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.
***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.
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)
Choreographer, Stage Director and Designer: Thomas Edur
Heino Eller, Artur Kapp, Artur Lemba, Eduard Oja, Arvo Pärt, Peeter Süda
Lighting: Malle Valli
Choreographer: Tiit Helimets
Composer: Paula Matthusen
Libretto: Tiit Helimets after the poem by Abi Basch
Costume Designer: Marja-Liisa Pihlak
Lighting Designer: Tiit Urvik