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Akram Khan:
UNTIL THE LIONS

 
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Dance
  • Thu, 25.01.2018 20:00 [Premiere]
    Kampnagel – K6
  • Fri, 26.01.2018 20:00
    Kampnagel – K6
  • Sat, 27.01.2018 20:00
    Kampnagel – K6 Sold Out
  • Sun, 28.01.2018 20:00
    Kampnagel – K6 Sold Out

In his latest production award-winning choreographer and dancer Akram Khan uses kathak and contemporary dance to tell the tale of Amba, a princess abducted on her wedding day. UNTIL THE LIONS is a partial adaptation of poet Karthika Naïr’s book “Until the Lions: Echoes from the Mahabharata”, an original reworking of the epic Mahabharata. This new show explores themes of gender and sexuality and changes that time forces on the body. 

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»This is a little recracker of a show, one that really stays with you and grows in the memory.« The Telegraph


  • director / choreographer: Akram Khan
  • narration concept / scenario / text: Karthika Naïr
  • visual design: Tim Yip
  • lighting design: Michael Hulls
  • soundtrack composed by: Vincenzo Lamagna in Kollaboration mit Sohini Alam, David Azura, Yaron Engler, Akram Khan, Joy Alpuerto Ritter
  • dramaturgy: Ruth Little
  • assistant director: Sasha Milavic Davies
  • choreography assistant: Jose Agudo
  • voice-over: Kathryn Hunter
  • dancer: Ching-Ying Chien, Joy Alpuerto Ritter, Rianto
  • musicians: Sohini Alam, Joseph Ashwin, David Azurza, Yaron Engler
  • production: Farooq Chaudhry
  • technical manager: Richard Fagan
  • assistant set design & technical producer: Sander Loonen
  • technical coordinator: Peter Swikker
  • stage manager: Marek Pomocki
  • light technician : Stéphane Déjours
  • sound technician : Julien Deloison
  • costume assistant : Peggy Housset
  • model head design and produced by : Blind Summit
  • project manager / tour manager: Mashitah Omar

Supported by the Kampnagel Förderverein [k]-Plus and the Bundesregierung für Kultur und Medien (within the framework of the Bündnis internationaler Produktionshäuser).


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