What You Can Expect
Fantastic international quality dancing, amazing sets costumes and stage design all set to a custom written score by an internationally recognised composer. This will be a fantastic cultural night out for any Dance, Ballet or Opera lover.
The Embroidery girl offers an enthralling blend of classic and contemporary dance theatre with innovative storytelling and truly exceptional set design. Throughout history, China has been renowned for its amazing works in silk. The apex of this art is Suzhou embroidery, known for its beautiful patterns, subtle colours and consummate craftsmanship.
The Embroidery girl tells the legendary story of Xiu Niang, one of Suzhou Embroidery greatest artists; and her struggles as a poor woman of extraordinary talent to express herself in life and through her art; in a world dominated by tyrannical feudal forces and male hypocrisy.
It is Filled with spectacular international quality dance (ballet and modern), exotic music, and character-based drama, supported by sumptuous costumes and memorable imagery.