Taichi Saotome – Sword Dance

[responsive_youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=ZmlkmVoPuQA] Stage performance featuring actor Taichi Saotome sword fighting with his own shadow, a special New Year performance of Dragon and Peony at the Galaxy Theater Tokyo.

Sidi Larbi Chekaoui & Antony Gormley – Sutra

[responsive_youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=BRdB0Efc4ys] Sutra, with monks from the Shaolin Temple, a stunning collaboration, highlight of the Spring 2008 season.

Erika Janunger – Weightless

[responsive_youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=iiJhRjBEm6o] A short dance/architectural movie, about defying gravity, by Erika Janunger.

Akram Khan Company (National Ballet of China) – Bahok

[responsive_youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FuLKPj_3NeA] After creating intimate duets with Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui (zero degrees) and Sylvie Guillem (Sacred Monsters), Akram Khan now works with eight dancers, as five performers from…