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Softly, as I Leave You

Softly as I Leave You was created by Sol León and Paul Lightfoot in 1994 based on Matt Monro’s song of the same name. The box and pas de deux performed in and around it were the starting point for the piece which explores a journey through the senses. The male dancer represents touch, the female dancer represents the sixth sense and the mystery of a human being. The piece uses space and light and the box to dramatise the restrictions and limitations, the togetherness and separateness found in an intimate relationship.
 

Choreographer

Sol León en Paul Lightfoot

Date Performance City
07-11-2014 Tour China Xicheng District, Beijing
National centre for performing arts / Opera House
No.2 West Chang'an Avenue
100031 Xicheng District, Beijing
China
T: +86 10 6655 0000
E: info@ndt.nl
http://www.chncpa.org/ens/
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08-11-2014 Tour China Xicheng District, Beijing
National centre for performing arts / Opera House
No.2 West Chang'an Avenue
100031 Xicheng District, Beijing
China
T: +86 10 6655 0000
E: info@ndt.nl
http://www.chncpa.org/ens/
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12-11-2014 Tour China Suzhou
Suzhou Culture and Arts Centre
No:1 Guanfeng St.,Industrial Park
215028 Suzhou
China
T: (86)4008-288-299
http://eng.sscac.com.cn/
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15-11-2014 Tour China Shanghai, China
Shanghai Grand Theatre
Renmin Da Dao
300 Shanghai, China
China
T: +86 21 - 63728701
E: info@ndt.nl
http://www.shgtheatre.com/
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