Soundtrack 7

Thu 9 July, 2015

Sat 18 July, 2015

  • About the show
  • Creative team

The charismatic, uncategorisable FKA twigs journeyed to Manchester for a ten-day residency at MIF15. On each of the first seven days, FKA twigs and her team of collaborators created and filmed a new dance-based performance piece in which the artist explored a narrative from her own life. Audiences were admitted in groups of just 20 to watch the creative process in action. Then, on the final Friday and Saturday nights of the Festival, the artist performed five very special shows in an intimate space at Old Granada Studios – one of the Festival’s hottest tickets. Those who couldn’t attend Soundtrack 7 in person were able to follow the work via Inside Soundtrack 7, a specially commissioned digital project that offered a unique insight into FKA twigs’ working methods.

Commissioned by Manchester International Festival and The Space. Produced by Manchester International Festival.


Image Credits: Paula Harrowing

Directed by FKA twigs

Choreographed by Aaron Sillis

Additional Choreography by Ukweli Roach, Gianna Gi, Kaner Scott

Stage & Lighting Designer by Tobias Rylander

Production Company Academy Films/A+

Executive Produced By Morgan Clement

Choreographed by Aaron Sillis


FKA twigs

Denzel Daniels

Ryan Hesletine

Ross Sands

Chloe Ferns

Gianna Gi

Kaner Scott

Paris Green

Eloise Sheldon

Ryan Goodrum

Naomi Weijand

Chris Arias

Simeon Campbell

Keron M Proverbs

Kenji Matsunaga

Chaldon Williams

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