Wayne McGregor and Audrey Niffenegger present a unique modern fairytale.
Raven Girl is Wayne McGregor’s seventh work for the main stage at Covent Garden. The ballet is a collaboration with visual artist and award-winning writer Audrey Niffenegger, author of The Time Traveller’s Wife, and acclaimed composer Gabriel Yared (The English Patient, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Cold Mountain).
Raven Girl marks McGregor’s sixth year as Royal Ballet Resident Choreographer and promises to showcase the groundbreaking and imaginative choreography for which he has become renowned.
News and features
28 August 2014
Dance has long been inspired by myths and folk tales, with Deloitte Ignite offering extracts of classics and new works on one bill.
22 August 2014
Programme includes extracts of The Firebird, The Dying Swan, Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake, and a special commission from Turner Prize-winner Chris Ofili.
31 May 2013
What caused a life-long opera lover to fund a new dance work?
25 May 2013
A selection of tweets from the opening night of ballets by Wayne McGregor and Balanchine.
24 May 2013
The Oscar-winning film composer tells Jessica Duchen what drew him to soundtrack Wayne McGregor's new ballet.
13 May 2013
Choreographer and author/visual artist rehearse Wayne’s new ballet and explain their creative process