1001 Dreams Concert
Date(s)/Time: 13/08/2019 - 7:30 PM
Location: 2. Middlesbrough Town Hall Crypt, Albert Rd,, Middlesbrough, TS1 2QJ
Featuring Balbir Singh Dance Company and Visiting Dance Companies from China, Colombia, Georgia and South Korea
Dedicated to 70th Birthday Anniversary of John Curry, Olympic Champion 1976 and unique Artist on Ice, one of the greatest skaters of all times. He created ice skating revolution, being the first to blend the fluid balletic expressiveness with athletic virtuosity, turning ice skating into a beautiful art on ice. Described as Nureyev on ice, he possessed an artistry that spoke to worldwide audience.
Enter the world of a disused carnival and forgotten stories, hidden dreams and creative wonders of the imagination. Delve into the mind of John Curry and some of his key works as we discover new meaning to stories told, untold and never to be told. From iconic works originally created on ice – Don Quixote and Scheherazade, the hinted at Firebird that never managed to fly and the hustle and bustle of New York, New York.
Brought to life by the imagination of Balbir Singh working with dancers from China, Georgie, South Korea and Columbia alongside contemporary and Kathak dancers.
Be warned, you may get lost in the world of dreams and never find your way back to reality.
Balbir Singh’s work has the intellectual daring of a master choreographer
Bookings are closed for this event.