Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan

When:
March 14, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
2014-03-14T19:30:00-05:00
2014-03-14T20:30:00-05:00
Where:
Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
50 East Congress Parkway
Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL 60605
USA
Cost:
Start at $25
Contact:
(312) 341-2310

From March 14, 2014 – March 16, 2014

Cloud Gate will perform Founder/Artistic Director Lin Hwai-min’s Songs of the Wanderers, inspired by the wealth of religious practices throughout Asia and Herman Hesse’s account of Siddhartha’s quest for enlightenment. A visually stunning paean to spiritual pilgrimage, the work creates a world of intense reverence that is distinctly Asian in its imagery, yet with powerful relevance far beyond. The scenic design includes an astonishing three and a half tons of shimmering golden grains of rice that shower down on the stage throughout the piece. The music is a series of Georgian folk songs.

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