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Akram Khan: Desh



Akram Khan in <FONT size=2><EM>Desh</EM>Photo: Richard Haughton</FONT>
Akram Khan in Desh
Photo: Richard Haughton
Akram Khan: Desh
UNITED STATES
NEW YORK  •  Rose Theatre  •  6 - 7 November 2013
 
Akram Khan's Desh is one of the dancer/choreographer’s most outstanding and brilliantly conceived pieces. Less pure dance than previous works, it is an amazing amalgam of theatre, videos, mime, magic, and poetry. But when Khan hurls himself into a dance sequence, his arms and hands moving faster than one’s eye can follow, using contemporary gestures imprinted with vertiginous Kathak inspired spins with his feet stamping out rapid, intricate rhythms, his movements, always full of grace, are of breath-taking beauty.

Akram Khan, director, choreographer, and performer
Tim Yip, visual design
Jocelyn Pook, composer
Michael Hulls, lighting design


Lincoln Center Website


Please click here for a Culturekiosque review of Akram Khan's Desh.


Detailed schedule information:
7:30 pm

Contact:
Rose Theater
3 Columbus Cir #12
New York, NY 10019

Tel: (1) 212 258 99 99

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