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Sankai Juku

Presented by Mondavi Center, UC Davis at Mondavi Center - Jackson Hall, Davis CA

Oct 13 2015
Sankai Juku

Originating in post-war Japan in the 1960s, avant-garde dance form Butoh is often difficult to narrowly define. But the visual markers—slow, mesmerizing movements, a dreamlike state, and shaven-head dancers covered head-to-toe in white talc—are quintessential parts of Japan’s famed Butoh troupe Sankai Juku. The company was founded in 1975 by Ushio Amagatsu, whose work blends the basics of Butoh with themes surrounding life, death and creation. His latest piece, UMUSUNA, explores the

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$13.50-$51

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Tues 8pm
Pre-performance talk 7pm

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Mondavi Center - Jackson Hall

1 Shields Avenue, Corner of Mrak Hall Drive and Old Davis Road, Davis, CA 95616

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