David Eagleman

Author and Neuroscientist

Suma chamber opera created for the Linbury Studio Theatre by composer Max Richter, takes its inspiration from American neuroscientist David Eagleman's cult book of short stories Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives.

Audrey Niffenegger

Author and Visual Artist

Raven Girl, an illustrated novella by Audrey Niffenegger (The Time Traveler's Wife; Her Fearful Symmetry), was adapted by Wayne McGregor into a ballet for the Royal Opera House.

Edmund de Waal


Artist Edmund de Waal is collaborating with Wayne McGregor on the stage design for the world premiere of a new work which forms part of a programme celebrating the centenary of Leonard Bernstein’s birth.