Socrates

Socrates

Premiere

BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music)

Howard Gilman Opera House

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Details List

Choreography Mark Morris
Music Erik Satie - Socrate – “Portrait de Socrate” “Bords de L’Illissus” “Mort de Socrate”
Costume Design Martin Pakledinaz
Lighting Design Michael Chybowski
Instrumentation tenor, piano
Number of Dancers 15
Runtime 29 minutes

Press Quotes

  • ""...simply beautiful...[and] sensuously attractive.""
  • ""This may be [Mark's] most elegiac work, and it always seem like a special event.""
  • ""...increasingly, startlingly moving." "