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Michael Sakamoto's SOIL

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  • Exploring three Southeast Asian cultures and transnational East-West identity through the dancers’ personal narratives and choreography, this enchanting evening-length, intercultural dance was co-written and co-choreographed by the performers.  Enjoy superb performances by Michael Sakamoto (best known as a dance innovator in contemporary butoh-- a type of Japanese dance which displays extreme visual images); Cambodian classical and contemporary dancer Chey Chankethya, Thai traditional and contemporary dancer Waewdao Sirisook, and Vietnamese-American contemporary dancer Nguyen Nguyen. Referencing legacies of political conflict, war, genocide, and environmental destruction, Soil explores contemporary crisis.

    • Time:  7:30PM Doors Open 7:00PM
    • Price:  $25

Michael Sakamoto's SOIL
  • 703 N Third Street
  • Wilmington, NC 28401
  • October 18, 2018
  • The Wilson Center
  • $25