Choreography by James Kudelka

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.

Choreography:
James Kudelka

Original music:
James Rolfe

Libretto:
Alex Poch-Goldin

Lighting Design:
Simon Roster

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 Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding Production

Run time:
65 minutes

Performed:
May 2016: The Citadel, Toronto (premiere)