Reviews for He Who Falls (Celui qui tombe)

  1. Compagnie Yoann Bourgeois - He Who Falls (Celui qui tombe) - The Barbican

    Press Review 5Natasha Tripney, The Stage, Monday 15 February 2016Performance 3 - 6 February 2016

    For all its physical daring, there’s delicacy and beauty here too, the breath-stealing sequences interspersed with gentler moments. Bourgeois has created a kind of body poem. 

  2. Compagnie Yoann Bourgeois - He Who Falls (Celui qui tombe) - The Barbican

    Press Review 4Lyndsey Winship, Evening Standard, Monday 8 February 2016Performance 3 - 6 February 2016

    The women throw their arms around the men’s necks, and their bodies arc in the air, only invisible physics glueing them together. 

  3. Compagnie Yoann Bourgeois - He Who Falls (Celui qui tombe) - The Barbican

    Press Review 3Luke Jennings, Guardian, Monday 8 February 2016Performance 3 - 6 February 2016

    Subjected to increasing centrifugal force, the dancers cluster together, their bodies inclining inwards at ever more acute angles.  

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