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Until Sat 6th Apr
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
@ Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
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Sutra: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Antony Gormley, Shaolin Temple Monks
One of Sadler’s Wells’ most successful productions, Sutra returns to London as part of a Dance Consortium tour, on its fifth anniversary after touring around the globe to sell-out audiences.
Sutra, a ‘unique, profoundly imagined work’ (The Guardian), is a collaboration between one of Europe’s most exciting choreographers, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Turner Prize-winning sculptor Antony Gormley and 17 practicing Buddhist monks from the Shaolin Temple in China. Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui (who is a big Bruce Lee fan) spent several months at the Shaolin Temple before devising his awe- inspiring piece.
Gormley’s stage setting consists of 21 wooden boxes which are carried or pushed around the stage by the monks, becoming walls, boats, beds, skyscrapers, toys, temples – whatever is needed.
Shaolin monks see themselves as a conduit for universal energy and transformation. Coupled with the discipline of their ancient martial arts heritage, the monks turn Sutra’s spectacular movement quite literally into leaps of faith; this is dance at its most moving and eloquent.
“This unique, profoundly imagined show takes the concept of cultural exchange to a whole new level”
The highly acclaimed Belgian-Moroccan dancer who can mix classical ballet with ballroom dancing and the Whirling Dervishes with the Tango.
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui tour dates
British sculptor and creator of the 'Angel of the North' and 'Another Place'.
Antony Gormley tour dates
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Venue: Sadler's Wells Theatre
EC1R 4TN 51.529408, -0.106234
Bookings: 0844 412 4300
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