Vertical Road draws inspiration from the Sufi tradition and the Persian poet and philosopher Rumi. Exploring man’s earthly nature, his rituals and the consequences of human actions, Vertical Road becomes a meditation on the journey from gravity to grace.
World premiere Sadler’s Wells London:
Artistic Director/Choreographer Akram Khan
Lighting Design by Jesper Kongshaug
Set conceived by Akram Khan, Kimie Nakano, Jesper Kongshaug