Empire Garden

Empire Garden

Premiere

Tanglewood Music Center

Seiji Ozawa Hall

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Commissioned in part by the Tanglewood Music Center of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Details List

Choreography Mark Morris
Music Charles Ives - Trio for Violin, Violoncello, and Piano, S. 86
Costume Design Elizabeth Kurtzman
Lighting Design Nicole Pearce
Instrumentation violin, cello, piano
Number of Dancers 15
Runtime 27 minutes

Press Quotes

  • "It is all a remarkable fantasy, a cultural patchwork: tantalizing and exhilarating."
    The Times Online (United Kingdom)
  • "It prompts a depiction of the whole of American life. "
    Telegraph
  • "...peculiar, imaginative, sincere."
    New York Times
  • "...a work that features some of Morris's most infectious, airborne choreography..."
    The Guardian