Sydney Dance Company's Orb


Apr 29, 2017 to May 13, 2017
08:00 PM


Be captured by Sydney Dance Company’s extraordinary lunar mystery Orb – a world premiere featuring the latest creation from Artistic Director Rafael Bonachela, and the Company’s first ever collaboration with a Taiwanese choreographer, Cheng Tsung-lung.

Bonachela’s Ocho, meaning eight in Spanishmarks his eighth year with the Company and showcases eight virtuosic dancers. Fusing an industrial dreamscape with a surging electronic score by Nick Wales featuring haunting vocals by Aboriginal singer Rrawun Maymuru of the Mangalili clan. Ocho explores the infinite connections that exist between us all.

Full Moon by Cheng Tsung-lung, the Artistic Director of Taiwan’s phenomenal Cloud Gate 2, completes the double bill. This striking new piece harnesses the power of the moon and the mythology and poetry of mankind to thrill the audience.

Book before 21 April and quote SDCORB to automatically enter the draw to WIN a Celestial Body Spa Experience at The Day Spa by Chuan at The Langham.


Join Rafael Bonachela, Company dancers and the Orb creative team for a FREE Artist Talk on Friday 28 April at Roslyn Packer Theatre, Walsh Bay.

View excerpts from the show and hear from its creators, including guest choreographer Cheng Tsung-lung and composer Nick Wales. Book now




Roslyn Packer Theatre Walsh Bay
Hickson Road
Sydney, Australia

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