Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie: From The House of Mirth

By Julye Huggins
From The House Of Mirth - Trailer

Running May 9th through 13th at The Citadel in Toronto, Coleman Lemieux & Compagnie present From The House of Mirth. According to the company’s website, the work is “based on Edith Wharton’s novel The House of Mirth, a devastating critique of the American gilded age aristocracy.”Directed and choreographed by James Kudelka, the work features live music composed by Rodney Sharman, libretto by Alex Poch Goldin and musical direction by John O. Hess. The cast and characters include dancers Laurence Lemieux, Claudia Moore, Christianne Ullmark and Victoria Bertram, with vocalists Scott Belluz (countertenor), Graham Thomson (tenor), Alex Dobson (baritone) and Geoffrey Sirett (bass baritone).Be sure to check out the December/January 2005/2006 issue of The Dance Current print magazine for an item on Laurence Lemieux.
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