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La Grande Danza di Brescia

Sempre prestigioso il cartellone della Fondazione Teatro Grande di Brescia che inaugura la Stagione gennaio-giugno 2016 giovedi 4 febbraio con la toccante performance ideata dal grande artista belga… 305 more words



Last night, Karen and I watched two men in black turning and twirling, stamping and stomping, taunting and teasing;    bodies and minds intertwined against the backdrop of haunting voices, drum beats and ankle bells;   a captivating interplay of movements and emotions so intense that the hour dissipated like the beads of sweat from the brows of the men. 360 more words

Writer's Notes

[Dance Review] A Parley of Traditions


Akram Khan & Israel Galván

16 October 2015

Esplanade Theatre

16–17 October 2015

There is something uncomfortable about Torobaka. How is it possible for two dancers to collaborate on a show with the bull as its main metaphor when one of them comes from a culture which reveres the animal, while the other slays it? 569 more words