Sutra

Sutra

Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui / Sadler’s Wells London

Sutra
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui / Antony Gormley
Szymon Brzóska
with monks from the Shaolin Temple

Direction & Choreography: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
Visual creation and Design: Antony Gormley
Music: Szymon Brzóska

A Sadler’s Wells Production

Co-produced with Athens Festival, Festival de Barcelona Grec, Grand Théãtre de Luxembourg, La Monnaie Brussels, Festival d’Avignon, Fondazione Musica per Roma and
Shaolin Cultural Communications Company.


Celebrated Flemish/Moroccan choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui presents a brand new dance work inspired by the skill, strength and spirituality of Buddhist Shaolin monks.

He has collaborated closely with Turner Prize winner Antony Gormley, who constructs a striking environment for the performers, and Polish composer Szymon Brzóska who creates a brand new score for piano, percussion and strings.

World Premiere: 27th May 2008, Sadler's Wells, London

For further details about Sutra, please contact:

Bia Oliveira
Head of Producing & Touring, Sadler's Wells
E: bia.oliveira@sadlerswells.com | T: +44 (0) 20 7863 8262