Where & when
- 23-24 SEPT 2023
- Cirque Royal, Brussels
SIDI LARBI CHERKAOUI /EASTMAN
CIRQUE ROYAL, BRUSSELS
SATURDAY 23 - SUNDAY 24 SEPTEMBER 2023
After an international triumph throughout the world, the Belgian-Moroccan choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui arrives with NOMAD at Cirque Royal!
With NOMAD, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui pieces together a mosaic drawn from the animate and inanimate elements of the desert. Meanwhile, from the dance floor, we get glimpses of the fluidity and adaptability of creatures that thrive in the harshest of conditions; the beautiful transience of sand dunes and winds that change direction and shape and speed in the twinkling of an eye; the intense physical and emotional thirst, the yearning for water and safety, for consolation that guide both animal actions and the human quest for spirituality. And above all, the spirit of togetherness, of friendship and symbiosis, key to survival and evolution in an arid world that would be insurmountable alone.
NOMAD by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui at the Cirque Royal in Brussels on September 23 and 24, 2023.