"Like it or not, this Salome is a success"

Gary Smith, Dance International


"Alone the beginning (...) is theater magic and reveals a creator that devotes himself with all his senses to universal artwork."

Udo Klebes, Der Neue Merker


"Phenomenal in regards to content and, especially, atmosphere"

Vesna Mlakar, tanz.at



Ballet by Demis Volpi based on the play by Oscar Wilde


Commissioned by Reid Anderson for the Stuttgart Ballet



World Premiere

June 10th, 2016




Demis Volpi




John Adams, Vladimir Martynov, Tracy Silverman and others



Libretto and Dramaturgy

Vivien Arnold



Stage and Costume Design

Katharina Schlipf



Light Design

Bonnie Beecher



Choreographic Assistent

Yseult Lendvai