MODERN WARRIOR–Chinese New Year 2018

Current, Dance Theatre, Outdoors/Site Specific, Works

The Mods and the Trads, two opposing groups meet in an epic stand-off. Fast-paced danced martial arts sequences meet traditional Chinese dance and lions in this visual spectacular.







Choreographer and Director: Rosie Kay
Producer: James Preston
Designer: Louis Price
Composer: Annie Mahtani
Photography: Courtesy of Birmingham Weekender 2017, Dani Bower Photography, Alicia Knight and Event Digital

Commissioned by Chinese Community Centre Birmingham & Birmingham Hippodrome, funded by Arts Council England.
Originally co-commissioned by International Dance Festival Birmingham & Birmingham Weekender (produced by DanceXchange and supported by Birmingham Hippodrome)

Sun 18 Feb 2018, Birmingham’s Chinese New Year 2018, Main Festival Stage, Southside Square at 12:30 and 15:30

See the full Chinese New Year 2018 programme