an idea efficiency in eight elements
by director Zhang Yimou
this video paperwork the final a part of the present referred to as “Weaving Machine”
Chinese language director Zhang Yimou who’s greatest recognized for his films “Increase the Pink Lantern”, “Hero” and “The Nice Wall” but in addition for guiding the opening and shutting ceremonies of the Beijing Olympics returns to the theater stage together with his idea perfomance “2047 APOLOGUE”.
Zhang Yimou has unveiled his newest work on the Nationwide Middle for the Performing Arts in Beijing. Primarily based on Peking Opera “Sanchakou,” “2047 Apologue” is breaking the type of conventional stage performs, combining Chinese language people artwork with the newest expertise. The present goals to reflect actuality, commenting on how science and expertise are an enormous a part of life within the 21st century. The present consists of eight elements, every combining a conventional chinese language craft, music or dance fashion with trendy excessive tech resembling lasers, robots, drones and kinetics.
WHITEvoid was commissioned to create, program and direct the kinetic show for the final a part of the present referred to as “Weaving Machine”. The 9 minute efficiency options 640 motorized LED spheres, an anchient chinese language weaving machine and a contemporary dancer. German motor winch producer KINETIC LIGHTS supplied the vertical hoist programs for the LED spheres and management software program. Russian RADUGADESIGN animated a complementing video backdrop and CPG Ideas from Hong Kong supplied the dance choreography for british dancer Rose Alice.
The present will tour China all through 2018
L!VE Kingway China
assistant director: Lulu He
manufacturing assistant: Jingsi Yan
kinetic present design and programming:
kinetic lighting expertise:
background video and idea:
Lisa Keegan, Emma Seward
dancer: Rose Alice
Beijing Nationwide Centre for the Performing Arts
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