Radiohead have inspired this new ballet

It's performed by Dutch contemporary dance company Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT)

Radiohead have inspired a new ballet.

A new ballet inspired by Radiohead’s music is set to be performed by Dutch contemporary dance company Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT).

The ballet piece – titled ‘Proof’ – was choreographed by Edward Clug, who says of how Radiohead influenced his work: “Radiohead is more than just my favourite band; they are the soundtrack to my other side; listening to them feels like I’m finding a self that I haven’t met yet.”

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‘Proof’ forms part of the NDT 1 programme ‘Side A: Split into One’. It tours through the Netherlands from September 22 until December 16.

You can watch a preview video of ‘Proof’ below. It’s soundtracked by Radiohead’s ‘The King Of Limbs’ track ‘Feral’.

Proof – Edward Clug – NDT 1 Side A: Split into One

‘Proof’ is Edward Clug’s first creation for NDT 1: https://www.ndt.nl/en/tickets/side-a-split-into-one.html. For this new choreography he felt inspired by Radiohead’s music: "Radiohead is more than just my favorite band; they are the soundtrack to my other side; listening to them feels like I’m finding a self that I haven’t met yet."Check out the preview video!'Proof' is part of the NDT 1 programme 'Side A: Split into One', that tours through the Netherlands from September 22 till December 16. Visit the website for info and tickets.==='Proof' is Edward Clugs eerste creatie voor NDT 1: https://www.ndt.nl/nl/tickets/side-a-split-into-one.html. Voor deze nieuwe choreografie voelde hij zich geïnspireerd door de muziek van Radiohead: "Radiohead is meer dan alleen mijn favoriete band; ze zijn de soundtrack van mijn andere kant; het luisteren naar hun muziek voelt alsof ik een zelf ontdek die ik nog niet heb ontmoet."Bekijk de preview video!'Proof' maakt deel uit van het NDT 1 programma 'Side A: Split in One', dat van 22 september tot 16 december door Nederland toert. Bezoek de website voor info en tickets. Zuiderstrandtheater, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, Theaters Tilburg, ChasséTheater, Theater Rotterdam Schouwburg, Stadsschouwburg Utrecht, Stadsschouwburg en De Vereeniging, Stadsschouwburg

Posted by Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT) on Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Earlier this month, Thom Yorke said that “words utterly failed him” after the decision to stay the trial over the stage collapse that killed their drum technician, Scott Johnson.

“We are appalled by the decision to stay the charges against Live Nation, Optex Staging and Domenic Cugliari,” said the band in a statement. “This is an insult to the memory of Scott Johnson, his parents and our crew.”

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Radiohead also recently shared a video for their newly unearthed ‘OK Computer’ outtake ‘Lift’. The new video for ‘Lift’ quite aptly sees Thom Yorke trapped in a lift while surrounded by a series of weird and wonderful strangers, and closes with a twist ending.

Fan favourite ‘Lift’ was among three previously unreleased tracks that appeared on the recent 20th anniversary reissue of their classic ‘OK Computer’ album. The ‘OKNOTOK’ reissue, which was released in June, also featured the rare tracks ‘I Promise’ and ‘Man Of War’.

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