Itzik Galili’s A Linha Curva is Rambert’s party piece, features twenty eight performers, a massed bank of percussion, all framed with an astounding light show. This brash and sexy performances takes its audience on a full-throttle carnival ride of mesmerising samba-fuelled dance.
A Linha Curva received a nomination for the Olivier Award for Best New Dance Production, and was instrumental in assisting Rambert win the Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance for its programme of new works.
Ben Duke bring to the stage a beautiful fusion of dance and song, inspired by and scored to the music of Nina Simone. The Artistic Director and co-founder of dance company Lost Dog, Duke’s most recent work Paradise Lost (lies unopened beside me) won the National Dance Award for Outstanding Male Performance and was also nominated for both a Total Theatre and a South Bank Sky Arts award.
Andonis Foniadakis collaborates with composer Ilan Eshkeri in a stunning, ephemeral performance celebrating the Rambert dancers’ virtuosity. Eshkeri is a neo-classical composer known for his concert music, film scores, and artistic collaborations.
This exhilarating trio of diverse and imaginative works plays a limited run at Sadler’s Wells Theatre from the 21st to 25th November 2017.
Recommended forDance aficionados should flock to this stunning showcase of contemporary and experimental work from one of the oldest and most prestigious dance companies in the world.
Age Recommendations: 5+