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Hang in there, baby is a new work commissioned by and premiering at Sadler’s Wells in Autumn 2022.

The work marks the final project John-William Watson will be creating as part of the Young Associate Artist programme at Sadler’s Wells. It will be presented as part of ‘To Start With’ – a mixed bill under the artistic guidance of Ben Duke of Lost Dog Dance – alongside works by Vidya Patel, Magnus Westwell and Olive Hardy.

The team:

Concept and Creation: John-William Watson Performance and Co-Creation: Beth Emmerson, Nya Bardouille, Magdalena Anna Górnikiewicz & Lara Peres Rocha

Original Composition and Sound Design: Adam Vincent Clarke
Violin: Sarah Bayens
Cello: Mikko Pablo
Piano: Markiyan Popil
Lighting Design: Ryan Stafford
Set & Costume Design: John-William Watson
Rehearsal Direction & Creative Consultant: Jasmine Lily Norton
Design & Creative Consultant: Joshua Cartmell

Special thanks to Nóra Fay

Wednesday 26th October at Sadler’s Wells, tickets are on sale now: