David Lang’s Pulitzer Prize winning The Little Match Girl Passion combines Hans Christian Anderson’s heart-breaking tale with J.S. Bach’s St Matthews Passion. In a unique presentation of this previously un-staged masterpiece, vocal ensemble, percussion and dancer bring the story of the little match girl to life.
“Artful, sobering...timely stuff”
★ ★ ★ ★
Creative Team:Composer: David Lang
Director and Designer: Josh Armstrong
Cellist: Oliver Coates
Dancer: Emma Snellgrove
Singers: Nicola Corbishley, Jimmy Holliday, Chris Watson & Clare Wilkinson