License Period of time Price
Unlimited Performances (1 yr) Within 1 year $1500.00 (USD)



The concept behind the piece is the idea of all of the matter in the universe being created in the hearts of stars, and spun out to collide, coalesce, and organize into intelligence and beauty. The name is a quotation from Hamlet, referring to humans as a "Quintessence of dust"

Difficulty level: 7 / 10

Videos are in English
Choreographer Dance style Duration
Peter Merz
Cast size Mood Teaching language Gender
GROUP Joyful English Mixed
Ideal cast men Ideal cast women
5 9
Name of music, composer/artist, recording used

"After Bach: Rondo" (edited) by Brad Mehldau

Remarks or specificities

The ideal cast is 14, but this piece could be reworked for a smaller group. At a minimum, it would need 3 men.

Ideal costume

Golden or nude dance dresses for the women, nude colored shirts and tights for the men.