TRISTAN AND ISOLDE
Karas / Saburo Teshigawara (JAP)
Age suitability: 12+
Duration: 60 min
Venue: Theatre of Nations, main stage
Address: 3, Petrovsky Lane
Continuously undulating music and body fill the space.
Forever modulating melody arising, yet reaching nowhere.
Such is impossible love and death.
— Saburo Teshigawara
Japan’s great choreographer reimagines Wagner’s opera of doomed love
“A fabulous dancer. Liquid yet cutting, he slips between sculptural stillness and whirlwind speed with amazing skill”
“He seems to have come from another planet and frontiered a new aspect of dance”
Der Tagesspiegel“Japan’s most important choreographer”
The New York Times
Supported by the Agency Cultural Affairs Government of Japan in the fiscal 2018