• United Kingdom

to a simple, rock 'n' roll . . . song.

An adrenaline shot that sends you away buzzing.


‘Mixing the sacred and profane, the classical and the raw, to sophisticated and often hypnotic effect.’

- The Guardian (UK)

Britain’s wild child of dance Michael Clark and his award-winning company make their Perth debut with the latest creation that has fans and critics raving.

Erik Satie, Patti Smith and David Bowie provide the soundtrack for a potent cocktail of dance and iconic music. This Olivier Award-nominated triple bill of gorgeously arresting choreography and performances, by a company of fearless and otherworldly dancers, is ‘an adrenaline shot that sends you away buzzing’ (The Evening Standard, UK). 

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Images: Hugo Glendinning

The detail


Tickets from $25 - $85 + BF

Premium  A $85 / F $77

A reserve A $75 / F $68 / C $72

B reserve A $65 / F $59 / C $62 / S $25

C reserve A $36 / S $16



85mins including interval


Cast & Crew

Choreographer Michael Clark
Lighting Designer Charles Atlas
Costumes Stevie Stewart, Michael Clark
Music by Erik Satie, Patti Smith & David Bowie


Post Show Conversation

Thu 15 Feb, 9.30pm


Schools Info

Student Tickets $16

To book School Group Tickets to to a simple, rock ‘n’ roll . . . song. please email groups.perth@ticketek.com.au

to a simple, rock ‘n’ roll . . . song. is an opportunity for students to explore the work of Michael Clark, a defining figure of modern dance whose work is grounded in contemporary culture.

Bring a contemporary pop or rock song to the workshop to explore how a piece of music affects choreography and how to work against it. Michael Clark’s technique will be followed through selected phrases of movement, with a focus on style, rhythm, phrasing, context and lyrics. Find out more.

King Street Arts Centre
8 & 9 Feb, 10am
Duration 90mins


Additional info

A Barbican, London commission

Supported by Patrons of New Work Co-produced by Barbican, London, Michael Clark Company and Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg

Michael Clark Company is supported using public funding by Arts Council England

Explore the technique and choreography used by Michael Clark Company in a masterclass with members of Michael Clark Company in association with STRUT Dance. Register for the masterclass here.


His Majesty's Theatre


14 Feb - 17 Feb 2018

Wed 14 Feb – 8pm

Thurs 15 Feb – 8pm

Fri 16 Feb – 8pm

Sat 17 Feb – 8pm


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