'I shut my eyes in order to see.' This famous quote by painter Paul Gauguin formed the context of 'Eye Shut' from 2016, in which NDT house choreographers Sol León and Paul Lightfoot caught poetry in modern dance. "Flashy, virtuoso and with plenty of melancholy", Theaterkrant wrote in a five star review. The evening is completed by a world premiere by choreographer Crystal Pite whose gripping work is never afraid to explore the body’s full potential.
photo: Rahi Rezvani, www.ndt.nl