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Paradise Lost (lies unopened beside me)

Lost Dog / Ben Duke

dance
Sun 04 Dec 2016 -15.00
KAAP | De Werf (Brugge)
start 15.00
expected end time 16.15
English spoken

Standard €7.00

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Solo dance theatre to John Milton's epic Paradise Lost

In Paradise Lost dancer and theatre-maker Ben Duke presents a one-man version of the eponymous epic poem by 17th-century English poet John Milton. The poem describes Lucifer's rebellion against God, his banishment to Hell, his appearance as a snake in Paradise, the temptation of Eve, and the expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise. After its premiere at the Battersea Arts Centre (London), the performance became a huge hit at the Edinburgh Festival. Paradise Lost is not only a brilliant piece of comic dance theatre, it is also an ode to the clumsy and crushing art of creation. Dancer and theatre-maker Ben Duke studied at the Guildford School of Acting and the London Contemporary Dance School. He subsequently took a degree in English literature at Newcastle University. He and his company Lost Dog work at the interface of text, live music, movement and dance. 

executives

Ben Duke: direction, concept & performance
Raquel Meseguer: artistic advisor
Jackie Shemesh: lighting design & scenography
Tessa Howell: producer
Dave Sherman: production manager
Tal Weinstein: tourmanager

production: Lost Dog
coproduction: The Place (London), Battersea Arts Centre (London), ICIA University (Bath)
with the support of The Point (Eastleigh), South East Dance (Brighton), the National Lottery & Arts Council England

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Ben Duke: direction, concept & performance
Raquel Meseguer: artistic advisor
Jackie Shemesh: lighting design...

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Sun 04 Dec 2016 -15.00
KAAP | De Werf (Brugge)
start 15.00
expected end time 16.15
English spoken

Standard €7.00

Ticket sales for performances in November and onward will begin at a later date. We will inform you of the start of sales via our newsletter (register at the bottom of this page), this website and our social media pages.

Under 26? Enjoy 50% discount!

partners

Cultuurcentrum Brugge and Vrijstaat O. / De Werf

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