Principal dancers Edward Watson and Marianela Nuñez dance the final pas de deux in Wayne McGregor’s abstract ballet Infra, a moving exploration of emotion, set to Max Richter’s melancholic and beautiful score. Find out more at… In Wayne McGregor’s masterpiece of abstract ballet, 12 dancers portray the emotions beneath the surface of human interaction – the title Infra comes from the Latin word for ‘below’. This collaboration with artist Julian Opie was created for The Royal Ballet in 2008 and has been performed around the world to critical acclaim. Opie’s LED figures walk across a screen above the stage [More]
Sergei Polunin “Take me to Church” by Hozier Directed by David LaChapelle Choreography by Jade Hale-Christofi Music “Take Me To Church” by Hozier (Google Play • iTunes)
A short film about our ‘Hail Britannia’ programme. Performed in Leicester, London and Cheltenham. Film by Lucie Sheppard. Music by Patrick Hawes.
Lost in Motion II explores the spectrum of emotions experienced by an Artist as they bare their soul for all to see. The film showcases the Artist’s state of mind by depicting her within an ominous yet atmospheric environment where she dances in solitude. Adorned in a vibrant red dress that reflects the iconic stage curtains of the theatre, she pushes herself to the limits of her seemingly solitude performance. As the film draws to a close, we see that the dancer has in fact been performing on stage the entire time, and that the visual world is a fantasy [More]
At Baileys we love the spectacle and indulgence of Christmas and what could be more spectacular and fabulously indulgent than our reimagined version of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker? So sit back, pour yourself a Baileys and enjoy. Merry Christmas!
“ENGATE” (Pick Up) Performed by Rui Leitao and Anna Pasztor Music: Kaija Saariaho Choreography, Stage Design, Costume Design: Anna Pasztor Video: Leonor Areal Recorded live on March 9 & 10 March, 1994 in the “Sala Polivalente” ACARTE of the Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon
Subscribe to us at… Like our page at… and follow us on Twitter @dancetothis Start and end of a relationship depicted in two chair-based dances by the Cuban dance company in Ballet Revolucion on world tour currently. They’ll be in Germany for 2 months after this their final week in London’s peacock theatre.
A young man loses himself in his environment so that his movements reveal the world that exists in his imagination, transcending reality through his muse of dance. Make sure to check out the much anticipated “Lost in Motion II”… “Another Day,” written by James LaValle, Published by Songs Music Publishing LLC o/b/o Ram Island Songs (ASCAP), Album Leaf Music (ASCAP) Director: Ben Shirinian Composer: James LaValle Choreographer/Dancer: Guillaume Côté Producers: Leslie Aimée Gottlieb, David Miller Production Company: Krystal Levy Pictures Ltd. Funder: Bravo!FACT