Part French, part Albanian Angelin Preljocaj trained in classical ballet and was influenced by such artists as Merce Cunningham. With his acclaimed company, he is renowned for his emotionally charged, contemporary ballets and has reinvented key works from Diaghilev's Ballets Russes as well as choreographed for the New York City Ballet and Paris Opera Ballet to huge critical acclaim.
Archive :: production:T0684860410, dance or ballet:S01833145711, venue:V224
he story follows a traveller who finds himself enchanted with a woman portrayed in a painting on the wall of a temple in which he seeks shelter from the rain. Based on a traditional Chinese tale.