About the Show/Event
Information for Shubbak - Mithkal Alzghair - Displacement at The Lilian Baylis Theatre, Inner London (Dance or ballet). UK Premiere. Sadler's Wells partners with Shubbak, London's largest biennial festival of contemporary Arab culture, to introduce the poignant work of Syrian dancer and choreographer Mithkal Alzghair. In a double bill evening, he draws attention to the human being amidst the complexities of migration and war. Deconstructing Syrian traditional dances, he brings to the surface the paradox of a deeply rooted culture and its current experience of displacement.