Tag: Libor Vaculík

Re:Source – Valmont

Valmont The game of seduction has a single rule: You must never fall in love This backgrounder article is provided as a service to Opus Osm readers by The Czech National Ballet. Česká verze je dole. Scenario: Zdeněk Prokeš, Libor Vaculík Choreography and stage direction: Libor Vaculík Music: Franz Schubert, Pēteris Vasks Music direction: Petr Malásek Set design: Martin Černý Costume design: Roman Šolc World premiere: 26 June 2014 at…

Love, Seduction in ‘Valmont’

The game of seduction has a single rule: You must never fall in love is the — well, seductive — description for the latest world premiere by The Czech National Ballet. “My dear, After Madame Merteuil caused the death of our love and I so unfortunately parted with you upon her urging, my life has been of no avail. Too late did I come to grasp that it is she…

Wednesday, Oct 12, 2011:Interview with The Phantom

Interview with the Phantom … and Christina, Too Be careful. Halloween is coming, and already there’s a Phantom lurking under the floor and around the corner. But don’t worry. This Phantom is at the opera – the State Opera Ballet, to be precise. It’s actually Richard Hlínka dancing the title role in the premiere of Phantom of the Opera tomorrow night (Thurs, Oct 13; repeat performance Oct 27). He teams…