THU 6 - SAT 8 APR, 7.30pm
Tickets: £25 / £20.50 / £15.50
Students and Under 21s: £13
Co-produced by Sadler's Wells in association with artsdepot
BalletBoyz® are back! Following the triumphant premiere in London, Life is performed by an all-male company of ten amazing dancers and features two works by internationally acclaimed choreographers – Rabbit by Pontus Lidberg and Fiction by Javier de Frutos.
Life. takes an elegant, powerful and provocative look at life and death presented in the inimitable BalletBoyz style. Come and find out why BalletBoyz have generated thousands of fanatical dance fans across the globe with their inventive, vivid and memorable shows.
“The all male company shines in this superb double bill...Emotionally charged and wickedly funny"
★★★★ The Guardian
★★★★ The Sunday Times
"Their bounding energy is infectious"
"They look tremendous. They are tremendous. A daring skilled creation"
"Rowdy and intimate, clever, funny and affecting"
"Rippling torsos, reckless leaps and a happy shared joy in their physicality...IRRESISTIBLE"
The Daily Express
Post-show discussion: Fri 7 Apr
Running time: 1 hr 20 mins (including interval)
Recommended age 7+
See more photos of BalletBoyz Life on flickr
Look out for locally born dancer JORDAN ROBSON
Jordan was born in Newcastle and began dancing at the age of 16. Joining the CAT (Centre for Advanced Training) programme at DANCE CITY, he trained in ballet & contemporary whilst simultaneously training semi-professionaly in Rugby Union. Upon deciding to further his dance career, Jordan enrolled at RAMBERT SCHOOL OF BALLET & CONTEMPORARY DANCE where he is now in his third and final year. Jordan has gained experience under tuition by the likes of Kerry Nicholls, Mark Baldwin and Amanda Britton.