NowHere, a new contemporary South Asian dance production by choreographer Divya Kasturi, promising powerful visual imagery and stunning new choreography and explores the feeling of belonging ‘there’, ‘here’ and ‘inbetween’.
Using two of the most popular Indian classical dance styles of Bharatanatyam and Kathak, along with specially composed music, vocals and with artistic collaborations from Kate Flatt, and John Marc-Gowans, NowHere examines the sensibilities of ‘nowhere’ and ‘now here’.
Choreography and Direction
Tim Jennings and John-Marc Gowans
Divya Kasturi and Urja Desai
Simon McBurney, Brigid Larmour and Catherine Willmore.
Arts Council England, Watford Palace Theatre, Dance Digital, Kadam, Akademi, South East Dance and Dance East.
19 January, premiere at Watford Palace Theatre
2 February, Roehampton University
17 February, Rich Mix, London
23 February, Hat Factory, Luton
18 April, excerpt at Alchemy Festival, South Bank Centre, London.
24-26 May, Dublin Dance Festival
15 June, Key Theatre, Peterborough
20 June, Colchester Arts Centre
28 June, DEDA, Derby
29 June, Gem Arts, Newcastle
6 July, Kalasangam,Bradford
14 July, Watermans Theatre, London
16 December, Chennai Cultural Academy, T.Nagar, Chennai
20 December, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Kilpauk, Chennai
21 December, Meenakshi Sunderrajan Fine Arts, Chennai
1 January, Brahma Gana Sabha, Chennai
16 January, Alliance Franchaise, Bangalore