English National Ballet — Creature by Akram Khan

11 - 15 November 2020 Please note these performances have been cancelled

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Sadler's Wells

Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R

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Please note these performances have been cancelled. This page will be removed once all bookers have been contacted.

In an exciting follow up to Dust and Akram Khan's Giselle, the mould-breaking collaboration between the kathak and contemporary dance artist Akram Khan and Sadler's Wells Associate Company English National Ballet continues. Creature is an unearthly tale of exploitation and human frontiers inspired by Georg Büchner's expressionist classic Woyzeck, with shadows of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.

To draw on the themes of ambition, endeavour and morality, Khan reunites with Oscar-winning designer Tim Yip, composer and sound designer Vincenzo Lamagna and dramaturge Ruth Little, as well as fellow Associate Artist Michael Hulls, to take on the tale of the outsider, and the search for belonging. .

★★★★★ "Staggeringly beautiful and utterly devastating"
DAILY EXPRESS on Akram Khan’s Giselle

Sadler's Wells

Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R

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