Award-winning contemporary dancer Aakash Odedra performs four unique solo dance pieces crafted by a selection of the world’s most influential choreographers.
Commencing with a contemporary Kathak piece which has been choreographed by Aakash himself, Rising explores the fusion of classical Indian dance with the contemporary and bold visions of Akram Khan, Russell Maliphant and Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui.
Bear witness to this intense evening of contemporary movement, light and space.
Aakash Odedra transfixes and transports his audience, receiving a deservedly rapturous response and spontaneous standing ovation. Sydney Morning Herald
Choreography by Aakash Odedra, Akram Khan, Russell Maliphant and Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
This project has been commissioned by AKCT, London Curve Theatre, Leicester DanceXchange, Birmingham Eastman, Antwerp Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Dance New Art Exchange, Nottingham Sampad, Birmingham Southbank Centre, London South East Dance, Brighton The Hat Factory, Luton The Place, London.
Funded by Arts Council England and Akademi.
Image: Chris Nash