Lite Metle // 7.30pm
If you want to know how light metal is, then listen carefully.
Total Theatre & The Place Award for Dance 2019 nominee Ultimate Dancer uses uncanny sounds, songs and recycled dances to skew reality in mystical directions, creating new worlds.
A computer can become an opera singer, can become Greta Thunberg, can become dogs biting sour trees, can become the change, can become a forever winter solstice, can become bitcoins, can become vantablack, can become romance, can go up in flames, can become a clotted blood frog, can be eaten alive and can be a complete state of mind.
Make the heaviest world light again.
Commissioned by The Yard Theatre. Supported through The Work Room’s Residency programme.
fire bird // 9pm
fire bird is a queer and personal interpretation of the iconic Stravinsky musical score written and first performed over 100 years ago.
Firefighting. Fighting to stay alive. Fighting to keep going. Fighting failure.
Award-winning dance artist Julie Cunningham has worked with choreographers Merce Cunningham Company, Michael Clark and Boris Charmatz, amongst others. In 2014 Julie was awarded “Outstanding Modern Performance” at the Critics Circle National Dance Awards for ‘New Work’ with Michael Clark Company. Julie was nominated for the “Emerging Artist Award for Choreography” in 2016. They founded Julie Cunningham & Company Dance in 2017 with the aim of finding new movement vocabularies, addressing questions of gender identity and challenging gender roles.
Commissioned by The Yard Theatre.
Access tickets are priced at £17 and can be booked online. We offer free tickets for companions and these must be booked over the phone (020 3111 0570) or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
TICKETS + WAYS TO SAVE
Double bill tickets are priced at £20 / £17 concessions. If you buy tickets for two or more double bills, then you get 20% off every ticket. And if you buy a festival pass, you can see every double bill in NOW for £60 (that’s £6 per show).
Locals can get 30% off all tickets (and 10% off at the bar) with a free Yard Local Card – sign up online.
U26s can get £5 tickets on the door to all performances that are not sold out with #NoEmptySeats.
Alongside these shows, we have a feast of diverse late-night music and events in NOW Lates every Thursday to keep you dancing til the early hours.