Dance, World Music

Carolina Performing Arts: Umusuna, Memories Before History – Sankai Juku

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( Fri., Nov. 6, 2015 )

Memorial Hall, 114 East Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC 27514


Japanese choreographer/director/designer Ushio Amagatsu and his company Sankai Juku are revered around the world for their contemporary butoh creations—sublime dance-theater experiences steeped in elegance, technical precision and emotional depth. Umusuna delves into the mystery of the creation of the world — a mystery that has haunted mankind since the beginning. This meditation on time features music by Kako Takashi, YAS-KAZ and Yoshikawa Yōichirō.




  • Friday, November 6, 2015 at 8:00 PM