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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

Akram Khan

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

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