Plainspoken

Choreography by: Benjamin Millepied

Music by: David Lang

Millepied's Plainspoken is a four part work that fluctuates between playful and dramatic.

Plainspoken is the third work that choreographer and NYCB Principal Dancer Benjamin Millepied created for NYCB. Set to a commissioned score by the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang, Plainspoken received its world premiere at The Center for the Arts in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Performances

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Credits

Music
plainspoken
Premiere
August 6, 2010, New York City Ballet MOVES, The Center for Arts, Jackson Hole, Wyoming
NYC Ballet Premiere
October 7, 2010, David H. Koch Theater
Original Cast
Sterling Hyltin, Teresa Reichlen, Tyler Angle, Amar Ramasar, Jennie Somogyi, Janie Taylor, Sébastien Marcovici, Jared Angle

NYC Ballet Original Cast
Sterling Hyltin, Teresa Reichlen, Tyler Angle, Amar Ramasar, Jennie Somogyi, Janie Taylor, Sébastien Marcovici, Jared Angle
Length
24 Min.
Costumes by
Karen Young
Lighting by
Penny Jacobus