Project Rameau

Collaboration with Australian Chamber Orchestra

World premiere at Sydney Theatre 29 October 2012

This work has toured to Canberra, Brisbane and Kunming, China.

For more information contact Dominic Chang: domc@sydneydancecompany.com

Choreography: Rafael Bonachela
Music: Jean-Philippe Rameau, Antonio Vivaldi, Johann Sebastian Bach
Lighting & Stage Design: Benjamin Cisterne
Costume Design: Rafael Bonachela & Fiona Holley

Performed by: SYDNEY DANCE COMPANY and AUSTRALIAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Running time: 65 minutes
Cast: 16 dancers & 19 musicians

Project Rameau can also be performed with a high-quality orchestral recording where an orchestra engagement is not available.

Sydney Dance Company and the Australian Chamber Orchestra join forces for an exhilarating performance featuring the music of Jean-Philippe Rameau. Artistic Directors Rafael Bonachela (SDC) and Richard Tognetti (ACO) bring Rameau’s impassioned Baroque ballet and opera music roaring into the 21st century in their stunning collaboration Project Rameau.

Mentioned in the 2013 Dance Australia Critics Survey:

  • Best New Work: Project Rameau

For more information contact Dominic Chang: domc@sydneydancecompany.com