April 11, 2013
Atlanta Ballet is excited to present the North American premiere of David Bintley's Carmina Burana April 12-14. This is not your typical classical work. David Bintley's energetic version of this morality tale is cutting-edge and relevant for modern audiences. Get a sneak peek into what you are going to see in the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre this weekend:
"Preview: Atlanta Ballet’s 'Carmina Burana' takes a walk on the wild side to temptation," ArtsATL - click here
"Bintley brings fun, passion to ‘Carmina Burana,’" The AJC - click here
"‘Carmina Burana’ explores faith, flesh," The Marietta Daily Journal - click here
Click on the image below to watch this exciting time lapse video of Atlanta Ballet production staff assembling the magnificent Carmina Burana set. This video shows you about a day's worth of work in 4 minutes. Philip Prowse designed the set for David Bintley and Birmingham Royal Ballet; it then traveled from the UK to Atlanta on two freight ships.
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