The Grit in the Oyster

Sadler’s Wells, 2014; New York City Center, 2015

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Music by Thomas Adès, 2005

Choreographed by Alexander Whitley

Costume Design by Jean-Marc Puissant

Lighting by Lee Curran




Images © A. Pennefather courtesy of Sadler’s Wells

Performed live by Thomas Adès and the musician of his string quartet set on stage, the design aims to create unity between musicians and dancers while allowing a clean reading of the choreography.