Memory Glow

For Ana, my love and the inspiration behind every little magic moment in this work


Alexander Desplat (Syriana), David Lang (“Little Eye” from Child), Cliff Martinez, “The Cabin” from The Company You Keep), Atli Örvarsson (A Single Shot), Max Richter (Berlin By Overnight and Vladimir’s Blues), Teho Teardo (The Model Policeman)


Alejandro Cerrudo

Costume Design

Mark Zappone

Lighting Design

Randall G. Chiarelli


March 14, 2014; Pacific Northwest Ballet

Alejandro Cerrudo’s 2014 world premiere, Memory Glow, was created with the support of a Rudolf Nureyev Prize for New Dance awarded by The Joyce Theater with major funding from the Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation. Principal support was generously provided by Jolene McCaw and Family. Additional support provided by H. David Kaplan and Acción Cultural Española.

Program Notes

Memory Glow is Alejandro Cerrudo’s first work for Pacific Northwest Ballet.