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Bernstein Centenary Digital Programme


Supported by Nesta, Arts & Humanities Research Council and public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.


Credits and biographies

Chichester Psalms text and translation

The text and translation for Bernstein's choral work

Watch: Liam Scarlett's The Age of Anxiety short rehearsal

Watch: Two new ballets in rehearsal with Wayne McGregor and Christopher Wheeldon

Yugen and Corybantic Games see two of the world's premier choreographers create new works to music by Leonard Bernstein.

Auden, Bernstein and Scarlett's Age of Anxiety: Representing a war-torn world in dance

The poem and symphony that inspired Liam Scarlett's new ballet depict the behaviours of four lonely people in a society teetering on the brink.

Aspects of Bernstein the composer

'I have a deep suspicion that every work I write, for whatever medium, is really theatre music in some way.'

Watch: exclusive film

Fashion designer Erdem Moralioglu on designing costumes for Corybantic Games.