La Dance Project: Mixed Bill description
In this programme, Millepied presents the world premiere of the final instalment of his Gems Trilogy in collaboration with rising composer Andy Akiho and the support of the historic jewellery house Van Cleef and Arpels. Millepied will also present the UK debut of his widely acclaimed Hearts & Arrows, set to the music of Philip Glass and a visual concept by Liam Gillick.
Completing the bill is Harbor Me, choreographed by Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist Sidi Larbii Cherkaoui, who is now one of the world’s most popular choreographers.
- Benjamin Millepied / Andy Akiho: Gems 3
(world premiere with original live music) approx. 25 minutes
- Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui / Woojae Park: Harbor Me
(premiered Paris 2015) 22 minutes
- Benjamin Milledpied / Philip Glass: Hearts & Arrows
(premiered Miami 2014) 16 minutes
Playing at Sadlers Wells