A man is trying to sleep, things loom large in his imagination. A woman enters. She is both his nemesis and savior. He finally feels safe as she leads him off to sleep..... Performed in Brazil, Italy, Turkey, Switzerland, New York, Connecticut, Ohio.

Les Espaces Du Sommeil
(1989) 14 minutes
Nikolais/Louis Choreospace

Sasha Spielvogel

Les Espaces Du Sommeil (The Spaces of Sleep) 1991, 14 minutes Premier 92nd St. Y, NYC Choreography: Sasha Spielvogel Music: Witold Lutoslawski
Poem: Robert Desnos
Singer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Ms. Potters costume: Jeffrey Wirsing
Mr. Galbraiths costume: Russ Vogler

Dancers: Gary Galbraith, Karen Potter


Ms. Spielvogel's Les Espaces Du Sommeil. photo: Stanley Dorn