Badchonim

Choreography by: Kevin O'Day

Music by: Sergei Prokofiev

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Credits

Music
Overture on Hebrew Themes (1919) and Quintet for Oboe, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Double Bass, Op. 39 (1924), orchestrated by Mack Schlefer
Premiere
June 6, 1996, New York City Ballet, New York State Theater
Original Cast
Yvonne Borree, Stacey Calvert, Nilas Martins, Alexander Ritter

Length
20 Min.
Costumes by
Carole Divet
Lighting by
Mark Stanley

Badchonim recalls folk dances in its choreography and the men's costumes. It consists of a series of solos, pas de deux, pas de trois and pas de quatres, and is playful in spirit.