UKTW - 25 years online
CORONAVIRUS: 22Feb21 UpdateAll UK venues closed on 16th March 2020. After the Prime Minister's announcement it would appear that, subject to continued control of the virus, venues may re-open with social distancing and limits on audiences from 17th May. Social distancing restrictions may be removed from 21st June. We will continue to update our listings as much as possible to reflect the changes as/when they are reported.

Details



Archive listings for Akram Khan Company/National Ballet of China

Work type: Dance or ballet.

bahok - T737874570

bahok is the eagerly anticipated collaboration between Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist [Akram Khan] and the [National Ballet of China]. After creating intimate duets with [Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui] (zero degrees) and [Sylvie Guillem] (Sacred Monsters), [Akram Khan] now works with nine dancers, as five performers from his own kathak-contemporary company go head-to-head with four classically-trained dancers from the [National Ballet of China]. bahok, named after a Bengali word meaning ‘carrier’ explores the ways in which the body carries national identity and a sense of belonging. Khan’s dancers come from diverse cultures, traditions and dance backgrounds - Chinese, Korean, Indian, South-African and Spanish - and this rich mix of both spoken and dance language pushes the boundaries of movement vocabulary. Khan once again joins forces with two long-time collaborators, acclaimed writer [Hanif Kureishi] and multi award-winning composer [Nitin Sawhney], who will create an original score for bahok.
11 Jun 08 to 14 Jun 08Sadler's Wells Theatre, Inner London :: V224
listing details L766925820
22 May 08 to 24 May 08The Tramway, Glasgow :: V621
listing details L01513531168
13 May 08 to 14 May 08Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Birmingham :: V143
listing details L0256866342
9 May 08 to 10 May 08Brighton Dome, Brighton :: V655
listing details L1722008656

© Dynamic Listing Ltd, UK
1995-2021
PRIVACY and GDPR
Listings powered by Dynamic Listing Ltd
Multidomain certificate installed

Cookies in Use