Henri Oguike Dance Company
Since he burst onto the scene in 1996, Henri Oguike has become a leading force in dance. Combining technical virtuosity with the immediacy of live music, his work has won numerous awards and given a creative blood transfusion to the world of contemporary dance. By turns thundering and gentle, visceral and flirtatious, the work of this dynamic young company.
Archive :: production:T0416109134, dance or ballet:S02072899242, venue:V457
Little Red/Touching All/All Around/Green in Blue
The evening opens with Little Red
, a wild and explosive work for six women. Witchy in red velvet, they strut the stage in passionate dialogue with Vivaldi’s violin concerti. Rhythm is obsession in Green in Blue
, the mood, high summer. Iain Ballamy’s playful composition, performed live on stage, possesses the dancers sending them into a flurry of charged elasticity.