A joint press conference was held in Beijing today at the China Millennium Monument Theater by Yabin and Her Friends Season 5, a branded performance event series.
It is created by celebrated Chinese young dance artist Yabin Wang together with contemporary dance choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui (Belgian) and his company Eastman.
The brand new production of season 5, named Genesis, is created by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui under the commission of Yabin Studio and jointly produced by Yabin Studio, China International Culture and Arts Company and Eastman.
It marks the first attempt of panorama cooperation between a Chinese dancer and an international choreographer in choreography, production and performance.
Genesis will debut its world tour at Beijing National Grand Theater on November 14 and 15, Guangzhou Friendship Theater on November 21 and 22 and Shanghai Oriental Art Center on November 27 and 28.
It will be staged in major theaters in Belgium, Germany, France, Italy, Britain, Netherlands and Luxembourg.