Oscar-winning actress Juliette Binoche and internationally acclaimed contemporary dancer & choreographer Akram Khan joined forces to create a major new work of dance theatre, In-I which had its world premiere at the National Theatre in London on 18 September before touring internationally. Turner prize-winning artist Anish Kapoor designed the set for this exciting new production and award-winning composer Philip Sheppard created the original score. Accompanying In-I is Jubilations, a retrospective of Juliette Binoche's 25-year film career and exhibition of her paintings.
Premiere: 18 September 2008, Lyttleton, National
Theatre, London as part of the European Cultural Sea
Co-directed and performed by Juliette Binoche and
Set Designer: Anish Kapoor
Composer: Philip Sheppard
Lighting Designer: Michael Hulls
Costume (Akram Khan): Kei Ito
Costume (Juliette Binoche): Alber Elbaz
Dramaturge: Guy Cools
Sound Designer: Nicolas Faure
"The wall is possibly the best thing about the work, shimmering dark purple, orange and red with a Rothko-like intensity through Michael Hulls’s lighting design, narrowing or enlarging the space as it moves forward or back."
– Roslyn Sulcas, New York Times
"Lit by Michael Hulls's magnificent lighting"
– Sarah Crompton, The Telegraph