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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Machina

2012

The Royal Ballet

Machina was one of three works for The Royal Ballet created in response to the Titan paintings Diana and Actaeon, The Death of Actaeon and Diana and Callisto.

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Sum

2012

The Royal Opera

Scored by contemporary experimental composer Max Richter and directed by Wayne McGregor, Sum was a chamber opera based on the cult book of short stories, Sum: Forty Tales of the Afterlives by American neuroscientist David Eagleman.

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Carbon Life

2012

The Royal Ballet

McGregor created choreography combining popular dance forms with classical ballet, while music producers Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt created the score and assembled a supergroup of musicians, including Boy George, Hero Fisher and Alison Mosshart, to perform live on stage for the 2012 premiere. Leading fashion designer Gareth Pugh reinvented traditional ballet dress to create bold, angular costumes.

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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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