"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

 

 Salome

Ballet by Demis Volpi based on the play by Oscar Wilde

 

Commissioned by Reid Anderson for the Stuttgart Ballet

 

 

World Premiere

June 10th, 2016

 

 

Choreography

Demis Volpi

 

 

Music

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