In the thirty-five or so years they have been singing together, the four male singers in the Hilliard Ensemble have had the opportunity of working on projects that have definitely not been short on originality. Their involvement in Heiner Goebbels’ new staged concert is nevertheless a completely new adventure for them, stretching their individual and collective skills as ?performers?.
The artistic team
Heiner Goebbels : Conception, music and direction
Klaus Grünberg : Settings and Lighting designer
Florence von Gerkan : Costume
Willi Bopp : Background music creation
Wolfram Sander : Assistant
Carolina Espirito Santo :
David James : counter tenor
Rogers Covey-Crump : tenor
Steven Harrold : tenor
Gordon Jones : baritone
2H avec entracte
Staged concert in 3 pictures.
Texts byT.S. Eliot, Maurice Blanchot, Samuel Beckett, Franz Kafka
Production by theatre vidy-lausanne, suisse. coproduction edinburgh international festival 2008 (gb), schauspielfrankfurt (de), fondazione teatro comunale and auditorium bolzano (it), grand theatre de luxembourg (lux), festival international musica strasbourg (fra). co-partners carolina performing arts at the university of north carolina at chapel hill (usa), hopkins center, dartmouth college, hanover (usa).