You are using an unsupported browser, so some features may not work. Please upgrade to a modern browser
Ihr Webbrowser ist veraltet und wird leider nicht in vollem Umfang unterstützt.

ARCHIVE

SEARCH TERM
CATEGORYS
YEAR
 
 

PERFORMANCES 2019

Agudo Dance Company "Silk Road" © George Anastasakis
Agudo Dance Company "Silk Road" © George Anastasakis

Agudo Dance Company (UK/ES)

Silk Road

If this borderland of dance between India and Spain calls masterpieces by Akram Khan to mind, this is not a coincidence. Because Andalusian artist Jose Agudo was assistant choreographer and rehearsal director of the Akram Khan Dance Company for many years, where he worked on such wonderful pieces as Desh, iTMOi and Torobaka. In 2011, he began to study Kathak, a North Indian dance, under Khan’s guidance. In the process, Agudo, who had begun his career as a flamenco dancer, discovered surprising parallels between these two forms of dance and started bringing their traditions into contemporary contexts. A result of his explorations is Silk Road, featuring virtuoso solo and duet pieces (together with Kenny Wing Tao Ho), to an exquisite instrumental and vocal accompaniment live on stage by a. o. Giuliano Modarelli and the renowned Austrian musician Bernhard Schimpelsberger: an extraordinarily beautiful, poetic dancing journey between China and the Iberian peninsula.

Austrian Premiere
Duration: 80 min inkl. 15 min break

Trailer

venue:
Akademietheater
dates:
Aug 03, 2019, 21:00 [ SOLD OUT ]
Aug 04, 2019, 19:00 [ SOLD OUT ]
Aug 05, 2019, 21:00 [ SOLD OUT ]

GOOD TO KNOW

© Maja Preckel

Shop

Fashionable goodies of the last festivals are available HERE

final workshop showing 2019 © yako.one

Gallery

Sneak previews of our current performances, or sweet memories of our workshops and past festival events can be watched HERE.

© Karolin Miernik

Archive

Everything about our previous festivals you find HERE

© ImPulsTanz - All rights reserved
Date: 28.01.2020, 17:45 | Link: https://www.impulstanz.com/en/archive/2019/performances/id1279/