A riveting, dark-hued work that casts a swarming, scurrying group of dancers, insect-like, in an eerie universe; Emergence presents the full company on stage creating spectacular formations and is set to a hypnotic electronic score by Owen Belton.


Scottish Ballet, the first ballet Company in the UK to present a work from Crystal Pite, will also be the first company in Europe to showcase this daring ballet.


Footage courtesy of Pacific Northwest Ballet
Filmed and edited by Lindsay Thomas
Music by Owen Belton

“In Emergence Pite has created a piece that is unique, questioning, fascinating”

Ballet-dance.com

“Pite is an image-maker of rare distinction.”

The Australian