E.D.C.-EurAsia Dance Company is just back from its tour in India and the premiere of OMMANIPADMEHUM, the new piece created and directed by Stefano Fardelli: soon E.D.C. will announce the new dates and venues of the tour that will take the company and the EurAsia Repertory around the world.
For starting this new adventure with us, a special thank to EurAsia Partners Kolkata Centre for Creativity in India and DANCEHAUSpiú of Milan, Berlin Dance Institute in Germany, Italian Cultural Institute of Delhi and the General Consulate of Italy in Kolkata, India.
Om-mani-padme-hum which in Sanskrit literally means “honouring the lotus jewel”, focuses on the history and rituals of the Tibetan Buddhists of the Yellow Hat Order with a particular focus on their connection to the Shaolin monks and thus the study of their training.
Dancers: Umberto Gesi (Italy), Tejaswini Loundo (India), Marco Hernandez (Mexico), Jesus Rea (Bolivia).
Original music by: Francesco Ziello
Music in the video: Concerto For Violoncello And Strings III (Radiant) by Dobrinka Tabakova
Rehearsal assistant: Jesus Rea
Costume designer: Marco Hernandez (De La Croix)
Filmmaking by: Salvatore Lazzaro
Visual artist: Matteo Bittante
Photography by: Salvatore Lazzaro and Antonino Dimondo