Vertical Road

  Akram Khan Company 
  2010 World Premier  Curve 

   The Age Critics Award For Best New Work at The Melbourne Arts Festival

   Winner of Best Modern Choreography at NDA 2011

'draped costumes they look like the warriors of some ancient Mesopotamian civilisation' ... the Guardian


'their textural costumes are in shades of wheat and richly draped , mirroring the swirling effect of the set'... The New York Times 



Artistic Director / Choreographer : Akram Khan

Composer : Nitin Sawhney

Costume Designer : Kimie Nakano

Set conceived by Akram Khan, Kimie Nakano, Jesper Kongshaug

Lighiting Designer : Jesper Kongshaug

Dramaturge : Ruth Little

Photographer : Richard Haughton, Laurent Ziegler