brainstate

brainstate
2001

Company
Company Wayne McGregor with dancers from The Royal Ballet

Choreography
Wayne McGregor, in collaboration with the dancers

Music
Alberto Inglesias, Amon Tobin, Biosphere

Lighting Design
Lucy Carter

Originally danced by
Chirstina Arestis, Catherine Bennett, Deborah Bull, Theo Clinkard, Claire Cunningham, Laila Diallo, Darren Ellis, Bennet Gartside, Martin Harvey, Odette Hughes, Niklas Laustiola, Julian de Leon, Sian Murphy, Samantha Raine. Tom Sapsford, Jenny Tattersall, Edward Watson, Tom Whitehead

Premiere date and venue
19 April 2001, Linbury Studio, Royal Opera House, London, UK

“McGREGOR HAS ALREADY MADE HIS NAME AS A PIONEER OF CYBERSPACE, A CHOREOGRAPHER WHOSE WORKS ARE PEOPLED BY VIRTUAL BODIES IN EXTRAORDINARY PARTNERSHIP WITH DANCERS OF FLESH AND BLOOD”

Guardian

brainstate is Wayne McGregor's first collaboration between Company Wayne McGregor and dancers from The Royal Ballet.

brainstate
was performed as part of McGregor's triple bill programme, Duo:logue, at the Royal Opera House in 2001.

Co-commissioned by Random Dance and the Artists Development Initiative at the Royal Opera House.


Images: The Royal Ballet