Pacific Northwest Ballet (PNB) also performed this piece at the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, in Becket MA, USA, August 6-10, 2014. This was their premiere.
I composed the music for it and I am very proud that the piece is still in high demand world wide.
The critically acclaimed piece “Before After” explores the moment before a relationship comes to an end. Annabelle created “Before After” for the Dutch National Ballet in 2002, and which is known as her signature piece, has been performed at the Dance Passion Festival in the Netherlands, the New York Fall for Dance Festival, the Houston Dance Salad Festival, the 2007 Orange County Fall for Dance Festival, throughout Sweden by the Gothenburg Ballet, at several galas in Spain and is currently on the repertoire of Ballet Nacional Dominicano, Whim W’Him, Ballet Hispanico, Finnish National Ballet, Dutch National Ballet and Pacific Northwest Ballet. http://www.annabellelopezochoa.com
Music: Marc Van Roon
Choreography: Annabelle Lopez Ochoa
Costume and Lighting Design: Annabelle Lopez Ochoa
Duration: 7 Minutes
Premiere: June 2002; Dutch National Ballet (Amsterdam)
PNB Premiere: August 6, 2014 (Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival)