A Sadler's Wells Commission
Following an award-winning presentation at Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Clod Ensemble return with their "inventive, brilliant and beautifully haunting" production Under Glass.
At once medical laboratory, museum exhibit and gallery, Under Glass lifts characters out of the hurly burly of everyday life and frames their moments of solitude; examining human beings attempting, with varying success, to live within their limits.
Under Glass is experienced as a series of individual performance pieces that take place within a collection of jars and containers. Continuing Clod Ensemble's reputation for work that defies traditional categorisation, Under Glass blends visual imagery, choreography and an original score to create an animated exhibition of human life.
Directed by Suzy Willson
Music by Paul Clark
Design by Sarah Blenkinsop
Lighting by Hansjörg Schmidt
Poetry by Alice Oswald
Produced in association with Fuel
Supported by Wellcome Trust and Arts Council England
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Dates & Times
Wednesday 1 November, 20176:30pm – 7:15pm, 8:00pm – 8:45pm
Thursday 2 November, 20176:30pm – 7:15pm, 8:00pm – 8:45pm
Friday 3 November, 20176:30pm – 7:15pm, 8:00pm – 8:45pm
Saturday 4 November, 20173:30pm – 4:15pm, 6:30pm – 7:15pm