Between Tiny Cities at Contact

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Between Tiny Cities at Contact
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Between Tiny Cities at Contact Theatre, Manchester 10 — 12 May 2022 Tickets from £10.00 — Book now

Between Tiny Cities is a fascinating and captivating physical dialogue exploring the collision of two different cultures.

Performed by two dancers – Erak Mith from Phnom Penh, Cambodia and Aaron Lim from Darwin, Lancashire – Between Tiny Cities uses the choreographic language of hip hop movement to explore the cultural similarities and differences between the two performers.

Choreographed by internationally-renowned Sydney hip-hop dance artist Nick Power and accompanied by the beats and sound design of Jack Prest, the work blends the raw, wild energy of B-Boy battles with skillful improvisation and choreography. The resulting piece offers a cross-cultural perspective on style, culture and locality.

This performance is the culmination of a four-year dance exchange between Darwin’s D-City Rockers and Cambodia’s Tiny Toones Youth Program. During the project, the two crews have travelled, trained, battled and performed together. Between Tiny Cities is the result of that exchange – catch it at Contact.

Between Tiny Cities at Contact Theatre, Manchester 10 — 12 May 2022 Tickets from £10.00 Book now


Session Features
11 May 2022
8:00pm — 8:40pm
12 May 2022
8:00pm — 8:40pm
10 May 2022
8:00pm — 8:40pm
10 May 2022
8:00pm — 8:40pm

Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit.

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Bar or Pub

Sandbar, just off Oxford Road in Manchester, is a well-loved watering hole, with a great selection of ales and some eccentric seating.

Johnny Roadhouse store
Johnny Roadhouse

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Eighth Day

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Event venue
The Proud Place

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