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Company Wayne McGregor: Autobiography at Sadler's Wells

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Time 19:30
Date 26/07/18
Price £12
  • Produced by Company Wayne McGregor
  • Price £12, £20, £24, £26, £32 + booking fees
  • Get ready for a "wide repertoire of serpentine moves: gymnastic, martial arts, stag leaps, spins and moments of stillness".
  • Bring along remembered pasts and speculative futures.
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  • See you at Sadler's Wells

Wayne McGregor's most personal work to date, Autobiography is an abstract meditation on aspects of self, life, writing, refracting both remembered pasts and speculative futures.

Running from: Thu 26 - Sat 28 Jul.

For twenty-five years, Wayne McGregor has been making choreography that interrogates life through the experience of the body, moving intelligently in space and time. His practice has been far-reaching and sought out collaborators from a diverse range of artistic and scientific fields to investigate the nature of embodied cognition.

Now McGregor turns his attention to the body as archive, as he embarks on a cycle of choreographic portraits illuminated by the sequencing of his own genome. In a continuous reimagining, Autobiography is reinvented at each performance, assembled from a collection of choreographic volumes which unfold uniquely every time.

Wayne McGregor is joined by an impressive set of collaborators: electronic musician and producer Jlin, designer Ben Cullen-Williams, lighting designer Lucy Carter, artist and designer Aitor Throup and dramaturg Uzma Hameed.