boléro 2
Choreography: Odile Duboc

Duet excerpted from trois boléros by Odile Duboc, 1996

“In the second bolero, the powerful resistance of Boris Charmatz’s and Emmanuelle Huynh’s dance is juxtaposed with progressive musical expansion. This pair, concentrated in a single point on the stage, is enveloped by music without ever being invaded by it. They slowly sculpt shared material that has something of abandon and sweetness, of attraction and desire, and of fusion and tearing away.”
Odile Duboc, 2000

Running time: 18 min

With:

Boris Charmatz, Emmanuelle Huynh

Conception : Odile Duboc, Françoise Michel
Sound material: Boléro by Maurice Ravel (RAI Symphony Orchestra of Milan, conducted by Serguy Celibidache)

Coproduction: Contre Jour Centre chorégraphique national de Franche-Comté in Belfort; La Filature Scène nationale in Mulhouse; Théâtre de la Ville-Paris; Centre Jean-Renoir Scène nationale in Dieppe; La Coursive Scène nationale in La Rochelle

Created in 1996

Cover picture: © Agathe Poupenay / boléro 2, Paris Quartier d’été 2008

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