BalletBoyz at the Roundhouse

Serpent / Fallen

By In Dance, Films 59 min

A behind-the-scenes look at the staging of 's award-winning show Serpent/Fallen at London's in July 2014, with live music from the BBC Concert Orchestra.

BalletBoyz (winners of 2013 National Dance Award for Best Independent Company) is a ten-strong, all male, world class modern dance troupe currently touring sell-out shows throughout the UK and internationally.

July 2014 saw their tour culminate in a special one-off performance at London's iconic Roundhouse featuring, for the first time, live music. and (creators of award-winning programmes BalletBoyz/Strictly Bolshoi/BalletBoyz: The Rite of Spring) present backstage interviews with the dancers during the show, studio documentary footage of the creation, and brief insights into the evening's many collaborators.

The performance includes 's work Serpent with Max Richter's music, and 's award-winning work Fallen with music by Armand Amar, with both pieces performed to live music played by the BBC Concert Orchestra.

Royal Ballet Artist in Residence Liam Scarlett's Serpent is set to the haunting music of Max Richter's Memoryhouse, with lighting by Michael Hulls.

Russell Maliphant's Fallen is set to a powerful score by French film composer Armand Amar with lighting also by long-time Maliphant collaborator Michael Hulls. Fallen won the award for Best Modern Choreography at the 2013 National Dance Awards.