AGAINST NATURE


AGAINST NATURE

Choreographer: James Kudelka

May 22-25, May 29-June 1, 2019 at 8pm

Presented by C+C through Bright Nights

The second in a series of music/dance/theatre pieces by James Kudelka, featuring original music by James Rolfe, libretto by Alex Poch-Goldin and inspired by a book of the same name by author Joris-Karl Huysmans. 

Performers:
Laurence Lemieux 
Alex Dobson

Original music: James Rolfe
Libretto:  Alex Poch-Goldin
Lighting Design: Simon Rossiter
Projection design: Jeremy Mimnagh
Piano: Steven Philcox
Violin: Parmela Attariwala
Cello: Carina Reeves 

It all makes for an intense theatrical experience in which conventions of dance, opera and theatre are not so much abandoned as reshaped and combined to evoke the central theme of a man in search of himself, yet unwilling to trust in any God…Against Nature is a must-see. – Michael Crabb, The Toronto Star

Nominated for a 2016 Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding Production