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The Golden Road To Samarkand
February 22, 2020 @ 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
A lavish and memorable journey in dance to the heart of Central Asia celebrating the beauty and splendor of many Eastern cultures. Enter Samarkand, the magnificent city of the conqueror Tamerlane, to witness the elegant Persian, Uzbek, Uyghur, Georgian, Afghan, Kazakh and Indian dances at the court of the Empress Saray Mulk Khanim. Performed by SIlk Road Dance Company and guest artists Irfan Orkur, Ahmad Maaty, Guliyor Khassanova, Yining Shen, and Marina Abrams, the concert offers
an opportunity to enjoy rare and ancient dance traditions that are little-known in the West.
This event is part of the 2020 Intersections Festival.
Concert is followed by post-show artist talk-back.