Scottish Dance Theatre, Scotland’s national contemporary dance company enthralled audiences on its first ever tour of India.
Combining world-class dance theatre performances with an inclusive and innovative outreach programme, Scottish Dance Theatre presented dance that is moving, thought provoking, and life-enhancing.
They brougt to India three acclaimed choreographies: Luxuria by Liv Lorent, Dog by Hofesh Shechter and Drift by James Wilton. Their performances have been described as risk-taking, collaborative, nurturing, exciting and heart-achingly beautiful.
Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi and Kolkata hosted Scottish Dance Theatre’s showcases, as well an educational outreach programme in all four cities. They reached out to school audiences, non-dance teachers, underprivileged children, and differently-abled children, working with new and established dance organisations on the ground.
Scottish Dance Theatre was presented in India by British Council in association with GREAT, Creative Scotland, Scottish Government, ICCR, The Hindu, Teamwork Productions, Prakriti Foundation, Attakkalari, Danceworx, Ranan, Ananda Shankar Centre for Performing Arts, DIAF and a host of local supporting organisations.