In Residence This Week
Shobana Jeyasingh Dance in Bayadere - The Ninth Life, photo Bill Cooper.jpg

Shobana Jeyasingh returns to the Creation Space

This week the Creation Space plays host to Shobana Jeyasingh as the returns to the venue to re-stage critically acclaimed dance-theatre work Bayadère – The Ninth Life.

Shobana Jeyasingh Dance first premeired Bayadère in March 2015, a piece commissioned by the Royal Ballet Studio Programme and inspired by the ballet La Bayadère. The work was performed at The Point as part of the venue’s spring season in 2015 and Jeysingh and company return now to re-stage the production, utilising the hub auditorium.

Shobana has built a strong relationship with The Point, most recently presenting Material Men at the venue earlier in the year as part of the spring programme. A celebrated choreographer with an impressive body of work, Shobana explores culture and identity through bold movement, fusing dance and theatre to present beguiling productions, met with acclaim.