We moved to Milan to create some visuals for the opera Quartett, in this project I was working for the video director Franc Aleu as 3d artist at Urano Films.

 
Respecting the names of the main protagonists of the novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Heiner Müller wrote a version of this piece to talk about control, manipulation, power and the distance between the decadent aristocracy of the world around us.
 
New production of the Teatro alla Scala
World Premiere - Commission of the Teatro alla Scala
From 26 April to 7 May 2011
Running Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Sung in English with electronic libretto in Italian, English

 


 

 

CREDITS

Conductor
Susanna Mälkki

Second conductor
Jean-Michaël Lavoie

Staging
Àlex Ollé (La Fura dels Baus)

Sets
Alfons Flores

Video
Franc Aleu

Costumes
Lluc Castells

Lights
Marco Filibeck

Ircam computer sound designer
Serge Lemouton

In collaboration with
Sébastien Naves and Julien Aléonard

Chorus Master
Bruno Casoni
 
CAST
 
Marquise de Merteuil
Allison Cook
Sinead Mulhern (3 May)
Vicomte de Valmont
Robin Adams

OFFICIAL LINKS

LA FURA DELS BAUS
http://www.lafura.com/web/cat/obras_ficha.php?o=190

TEATRO ALLA SCALA
http://www.teatroallascala.org/en/season/opera-ballet/2010-2011/quartett.html

URANO FILMS
http://urano.net/portfolio/quartett/