Start date: 28 Aug 2015
End date: 29 Aug 2015
Price: Free Event
Venue address: Albion Square, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Sufi:Zen is a journey to the divine, inspired by the 13th century poet Rumi. Executed through a fusion of kathak and contemporary dance, the work explores the stillness of Zen monks and the passion of Sufi mystics, highlighting the contrasts between concentrated stillness and all encompassing motion.
Directed and choreographed by Gauri Tripathi the group, including six dancers, draws upon multiple dance disciplines including kathak, bharata natyam, ballet, contemporary and butoh. The work features a newly-commissioned music from Shrikanth Sriram.
Friday 28 August at 3.00pm and 6.00pm
Saturday 29 August at 2:30pm and 4.00pm
The performance lasts around 25 minutes.
Plus, learn the skills yourself in a a free Bollywood Dance Workshop! (No booking required) Saturday 29 August, 12 noon