Sadler's Wells Theatre & the Lilian Baylis Studio

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Martin Creed at Sadler's Wells

by David Yu
I had the great opportunity to obtain tickets to Martin Creed’s world premiere of his Ballet (Work No. 1020) being performed at the Lilian Baylis Studio. I went into this performance with absolutely no expectations and walked away with so much food for thought that I still may not have been able to digest it all. The performance was everything one would expect from a Martin Creed work: it was repetitive, incredibly pared down, immensely theatrical, and humorous. The hour-long work concentrated very much on Creed as the orchestrator of a set code in which the band and dancers responded to... [more]
Posted by David Yu on 10/25/09