Barry Kay set design for CAIN AND ABEL / KAIN UND ABEL; ballet choreography Kenneth MacMillan; music Andrzej Panufnik; Ballet of the Deutsche Oper Berlin ; world première 1 November 1968

Cain and Abel / Kain und Abel

Cain and Abel
    Scenery, set drawing

Projected set design

brush and paper appliqué
gouache and watercolour on Bristol board
29.5 x 46.5 cm, 11.6 x 18.3 in

This striking design is one of a number of mutations that Barry Kay created.
A similar setting, based on a black-and-white scheme, was finally staged to contrast the costumes.

Choreography Kenneth MacMillan

Ballet Deutsche Oper Berlin
Deutsche Oper Berlin
Bismarckstraße, Charlottenburg
World première 1 November 1968