Gavin Bryars based on Tchaikovsky's The Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake
Gevin Bryars David Lang Blake Hargreaves
Film Director, Det Designer & Editor:
A new frentic twist to classical ballet, which creates choreography that is startling, bewildering and beautiful. Amjad draws on the most famous classical ballets, Swan Lake and The Sleeping Beauty, accompanied by a live piano quartet.
"Amjad is an exhilarating memory trip and a brut assault all in one. It's a stunning tour-de force for the nine dancers. They deliver at speed no human being should be capable of..." (The Times, London)