Confluence

World Premiere: 27th November 2009, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
Last performance: 21st January 2011, Grand Theatre, Luxembourg

I feel that confluence is a journey of our various works created over a decade, that we have slowly and at times, painfully and yet humorously journeyed through.
– Akram Khan

The highly acclaimed Confluence fuses Sawhney’s music with Khan’s unique blend of classical kathak and contemporary technique. Exploring how the independent stories of these two kindred spirits converged, Confluence offers the opportunity to re-visit their collaborative work together (Kaash, zero degrees and bahok) but it is more than simply a retrospective of their previous pieces. It is an exploration of the nature and fabric of creativity itself.

 

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Confluence

Production Trailer

Artistic Direction, Choreography, Composition & Performance Akram Khan & Nitin Sawhney
Costume Design Kei Ito
Visuals Nick Hillel of YeastCulture
Lighting Fabiana Piccioli

 

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Exploration

- Akram Khan

Resource

Confluence, reflection from Akram & Nitin

A reflection from Akram and Nitin from there time working together on Confluence.
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