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Revisor by Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young

A performance capture of Revisor, created by award-winning dance-theatre makers Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young and based on Nikolai Gogol's play The Government Inspector.

A performance capture of Revisor, the critically acclaimed dance-theatre production created by award-winning choreographer Crystal Pite and playwright Jonathon Young, based on Nikolai Gogol’s play The Government Inspector.

Young and Pite revise an archetypal comic plot to serve as the basis for a production that blends contemporary theatre and dance. Revisor explores conflict, comedy and corruption in the potent relationship between language and the body.

Revisor reunites the creators of the international theatre hit Betroffenheit (winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Dance Production 2017 and named Best Dance Show of the 21st century by The Guardian) with director Jeff Tudor, who won the Rose d’Or (Arts), Golden Prague Czech Crystal, and the Dance Screen and San Francisco Dance Film Festival awards for his capture of Betroffenheit for the BBC.

Revisor was recorded during its run at Sadler’s Wells, London, in March 2020, just days before the production’s world tour was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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1 hour, 29 minutes

Last on

Sun 24 May 2020 22:00


Role Contributor
The Revisor Tiffany Tregarthen
Director of the Complex Doug Letheren
Postmaster Wieland Jermaine Spivey
Misha Gregory Lau
Interrogator Klak Rena Narumi
Doctor Harlow / Osip David Raymond
Minister Desouza Ella Rothschild
Anna Cindy Salgado
Choreographer and Stage Director Crystal Pite
Writer Jonathon Young
Director Jeff Tudor
Producer Adrienne Liron


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