The Brit Awards 2016

2016

Wayne McGregor co-creative directed the opening sequence of The Brits 2016, featuring Company dancers and 60 students and graduates from The Brit School.

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Tree of Codes

2015

Company Wayne McGregor

Inspired by Jonathan Safran Foer's Tree of Codes, Wayne McGregor collaborated with visual artist Olafur Eliasson and Mercury Prize-winning producer/composer Jamie xx to create an evening length contemporary ballet, performed by Company Wayne McGregor dancers with soloists from the Paris Opera Ballet.

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Atomos

2013

Company Wayne McGregor

Atomising bodies, movement, film, sound and light into miniature shards of intense sensation, Atomos is performed in McGregor's unique style - sculptural, rigorous, jarring and hauntingly beautiful. With lighting by Lucy Carter, film by Ravi Deepres costumes by Studio XO, and music by A Winged Victory For The Sullen.

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Scavenger

2013

Company Wayne McGregor

Originally made for the gallery space of the Collezione Maramotti in Reggio Emilia, Italy, Scavenger is inspired by the brutalist and organicist architecture of the building that houses the art collection.

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Azimuth

2013

Company Wayne McGregor

Azimuth was devised to accompany Conrad Shawcross's Timepiece, the spectacular mechanical light sculpture suspended above the Roundhouse's epic Main Space during August 2013, a special event as part of Bloomberg summer at the Roundhouse.

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Rain Room

2012

Company Wayne McGregor

Dancers from Company Wayne McGregor inhabited Random International's acclaimed Rain Room installation in the Barbican's Curve gallery. They performed continuously evolving interventions in the rain, with a score by contemporary composer Max Richter.

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Future Self

2012

Random International / Company Wayne McGregor

Future Self was a performative light installation by Random International, with choreographic interventions by Wayne McGregor and music by Max Richter.

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UNDANCE

2011

Company Wayne McGregor

With a visual world created by Turner Prize-winning Wallinger, UNDANCE was performed by the 10 dancers of Company Wayne McGregor and set to Turnage's original score. Inspiration came from American sculptor Richard Serra's and the work of photographer Eadweard J. Muybridge.

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FAR

2010

Company Wayne McGregor

Inspired by the controversial Age of Enlightenment, FAR mines an era that first placed 'a body in question'. Ten incredible dancers confront the distortions, sensuality and feeling of the 18th Century's searing contemporary sensibility to a haunting score by the critically-acclaimed composer Ben Frost.

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Dyad 1909

2009

Company Wayne McGregor

In 2009, McGregor created a diptych of works to celebrate the centenary of the magnificent Ballets Russes - Dyad 1909 in London and Dyad 1929 in Melbourne. For Dyad 1909 Ólafur Arnalds provides the score, with design by Jane and Louise Wilson, lighting by Lucy Carter, costume design by Moritz Junge and make-up and mask design by Kabuki.

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Entity

2008

Company Wayne McGregor

Award-winning Entity is a blend of bodies, lights, technology and film, with a soundscape created by Coldplay and Massive Attack collaborator Jon Hopkins and award-winning composer Joby Talbot.

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Erazor

2006

Company Wayne McGregor

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Amu

2005

Company Wayne McGregor

In Amu, McGregor questioned both the physical functions and symbolic resonances of the human heart, working in collaboration with heart-imaging specialists Dr Philip Kilner and Dr Sonya Babu-Narayan, and original music composed by Sir John Tavener.

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AtaXia

2004

Company Wayne McGregor

AtaXia was a dynamic work involving neuroscience, psychology, virtual design, and spatial architecture, redrawing the traditional hierarchies of dance to generate a fresh and radical look at human physicality and explore a dislocating loss of control.

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Polar Sequences

2003

Company Wayne McGregor

Polar Sequences was set to music by Henry Purcell, Merzbow, Amon Tobin, Rioji Ikeda and Marilyn Manson in a sound collage created by Scanner. Costume was designed by Ursula Bombshell and lighting by Lucy Carter.

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Nemesis

2002

Company Wayne McGregor

The result of collaborations with artists working at the height of their fields, Nemesis explored the relationship between body, screen and machine.

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