The Royal Ballet - Viscera / Infra / Fool's Paradise
A mixed bill of contemporary ballets by British choreographers Wayne McGregor, Liam Scarlett and Christopher Wheeldon.
Viscera – Liam Scarlett’s abstract ballet in three sections closely follows the contours of Liebermann’s score and showcases the full range of the dancers’ technique. It premiered in New York last December New York Times review&
Infra – Wayne McGregor’s virtuoso choreography is set against designs by Julian Opie. The ballet presents a complex and moving portrait of human relationships, set to Max Richter’s haunting score.
Fool’s Paradise – gold petals flutter down on the dancers in Christopher Wheeldon’s exquisite ballet containing beautifully nuanced pas de deux and a romantic score by Joby Talbot.