Complete Works

The Seven Deadly Sins

Dance evening by Pina Bausch

Part I

Kurt Weill: The Seven Deadly Sins

ballet chanté

text by Bertolt Brecht

version for a deep female voice

arranged by Wilhelm Brückner-Rüggeberg

 

Part II

Don’t be afraid

Dates
Opera House Wuppertal
Wuppertal

Choreography

Musical Direction

Jan Michael Horstmann

Music

Kurt Weill featuring songs from The Threepenny Opera, A Little Threepenny Music, Happy End, The Berlin Requiem and the Rise and Fall of the City Mahagonny

Text

Bertolt Brecht

Set Design / Costumes

Collaboration

Hans Pop

Duration

2h 25min, one intermission

Cast

Assistant to Rehearsal Direction

Singer

Mark Bowman-Hester (Wuppertaler Bühnen), Sangmin Jeon (Wuppertaler Bühnen), Sebastian Campione (Wuppertaler Bühnen), Simon Stricker (Wuppertaler Bühnen)

World-Premiere

15. Jun 1976 Opera House Wuppertal
Ann Höling (Anna I), Lajos Horvath, Margaret Huggenberger, Ed Kortlandt, Stephanie Macoun, Yolanda Meier, Jan Minarik (Jean Mindo), Hans Pop, Vivienne Newport, Barbara Passow, Monika Sagon, Heinz Samm, Colleen Finneran, Laszlo Fenyves, Esco Edmondson, Josephine Ann Endicott (Anna II), Zsolt Ketszery, Willi Nett, Siegfried Schmidt, Oskar Pürgstaller, Pedro Mascarello Bisch, Hiltrud Blanck, Tjitske Broersma, Sue Cooper, Fernando Cortizo, Michael Diekamp, Monika Wacker, Josephine Ann Endicott, Lajos Horvath, Margaret Huggenberger, Ed Kortlandt, Stephanie Macoun, Jan Minarik (Jean Mindo), Yolanda Meier, Heinz Samm, Mathias Schmidt, Vivienne Newport, Barbara Passow, Monika Sagon, Monika Wacker, John Giffin, Colleen Finneran, Laszlo Fenyves, Mechthild Großmann, Ann Höling, Karin Rasenack, Erich Leukert, Marlis Alt, Hiltrud Blanck, Pedro Mascarello Bisch, Tjitske Broersma, Sue Cooper, Fernando Cortizo, Michael Diekamp, Esco Edmondson, Barry Wilkinson

Guest performances

2009 Berlin 2009 Moscow 2002 Saitama 1997 London 1995 Amsterdam 1986 Paris 1985 Venice 1985 Montreal 1985 Ottawa 1985 New York 1979 Paris 1977 Nancy 1977 Vienna 1977 Berlin 1977 Brussels

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