and another marvellous piece at sadler’s wells!!!
akram khan had it all – a performance that made your heart flutter, your complete being engrossed in an epic tale of one man’s identity crisis and his search to find what is it that defines him.
here are few introductory words from luke jennings’ review for observer:
“desh is a quest. brought up with tales of bangladesh – monsoon floods, rising tides, crocodiles nosing through the mangrove swamps – Khan looked around him and saw wimbledon park. his father’s tales of unremitting labour and contested land fell on ears better attuned to the music of michael jackson…” you can read the full review herePhoto © Richard Haughton