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Folklore Festival of World Dance, 11th August - 19th August 2017

Billingham Festival 2017 is proud to present to you our special performance 2017:

“Peacock Lake” is a new exciting and innovative production, ground-breaking show with unique artistic concept of synthesis of arts and sports, for the first time bringing together ice skating, contemporary dance, Kathak (Classical Northern-Indian Dance) and World traditional dance, live music and a cast of over 200 performers from all over the World, which will be premiered on 19th and 20th August 2017 at the Billingham Forum Ice Arena.

Billingham Festival in partnership with choreographer Balbir Singh and Balbir Singh Dance Company and with World-famous ice skating coach and choreographer Tatiana Tarasova, as creative adviser, are creating and producing this ambitious and innovative piece on ice, a modern take on Tchaikovsky’s classic Swan Lake.

Featuring an international cast of skaters and dancers including:

Ice skating legend and World Professional Champion, Gary Beacom from Canada, renowned for his unique signature skating style and intricate choreography on ice.

Beautiful solo skater Yebin Mok from USA

British National Champions Zoe Jones and Chris Boyadji

Balbir Singh Dance Company

The special performance "Peacock Lake" is supported by

Arts Council England

Sport England

Stockton Borough Council

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