“Celebrating Jean-Georges Noverre 1727-1810: his world, and beyond”

New College, Oxford, 16th and 17th April 2010


The Timetable at a Glance

Friday 16th

9.00 Coffee, Registration

11.15 Kathleen Kuzmick Hansell
‘‘Noverre in Milan: a turning point’’

12.15 Anna Karin Ståhle
‘The job application of J.G. Noverre to Gustav III in Sweden’

1.00  Lunch

1.45 Bruce Alan Brown
‘Musical sources for ballets by Noverre in the Schwarenberg family archive at Český Krumlov’

2.30 Michael Burden
The ballets of François Hippolyte Barthélemon’’

3.15 Tea

4.00 Catherine Turocy

Noverre’s Les Petits Riens’

5.30 Marianna F. M. Monteiro, Universidade Estadual Paulista, São Paulo
‘Noverre and Lettres sur la Danse’

6.30 Drinks followed by 7.30 Dinner

Saturday 17th

9.45 Jennifer Thorp
‘Better to be a genuine Pierrot than a false Pyrrhus’: Ange Goudar and the ballets of Jean-Georges Noverre’

10.30 Coffee

11.15 Edward Nye
‘Noverre in the history of mime’

12.30 Alain Borderie
‘Jean-Georges Noverre, the closing years in Saint-Germain-en-Laye’

1.45 Summing up

2.00 Lunch