Mark Morris Dance Group


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Work Details

L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato

Composer

George Frideric Handel

Music

Overture: Concerto Grosso in G Major, Op. 6, No. 1, movements 1-3

Costume Design

Christine Van Loon

Lighting Design

James F. Ingalls

Scenic Design

Adrianne Lobel

Premiere Date

November 23, 1988

Premiere Venue

Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie

Premiere Location

Brussels, Belgium

Number of Dancers

24

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Poems by John Milton
arranged by Charles Jennens

This was Morris' premiere dance as Director of Dance at the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels, Belgium. To date, it has been performed at 21 venues in 20 cities, nine countries on four continents.

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