The Most Dangerous Room in the House (1998)

Presented in three acts without intermission, this dance theater work, performed by a guest actor and seven company dancers, examines the excavated inner life of a woman, offering up fragments and imaged from her layered memories, thoughts and fears. The work is accompanied by David Lang's music and, at its premiere, was performed by the Bang on a Can All-Stars.

Dancers (Premiere)
Mark DeChiazza, John Heginbotham, Kristen Hollinsworth, Krista Langberg, Omar Rahim, Marlon Barrios Solano, Eileen Thomas, guest artist Norma Fire

Choreography
Susan Marshall in collaboration with The Company

Musicians (Premiere)
Bang on a Can All-Stars

Other Credits
Text by, Christopher Renino

Lighting Design (Premiere)
Mark Stanley

Scenic Design (Premiere)
Doug Stein, Zhanna Gurvich

Costume Design (Premiere)
Kasia Walicka Maimone

Composer
David Lang

Commissioning Credits
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Dartmouth College and Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival