Imagine the world was coming to an end and you were among a few last survivors. What would you do? How would you live your numbered days on earth? What would the fellows around you mean to you? Days of Heaven starts out from the sense of loneliness. It is a search in the inner self of what makes us feel lonely. The journey may not be straightforward. At least, it sheds light onto the future. Sometimes, we face life only when it comes to the verge of extreme fear or adversity.
Graduate of Beijing Dance Academy, choreographer ZHANG Xue-feng worked in Singapore before returning to China to join the Guangdong Modern Dance Company. The work is ZHANG’s first full length choreography and it has definitely won him recognition in his creative talent.
Guangdong Modern Dance Company, founded in 1992, is Chinese Mainland’s first professional modern dance company. Based in one of the most vigorous regions in China, the company has attracted some of the most talented and daring artists in China to join, endeavoring to encourage an open mind and promote the diversified development of modern dance in China. Works created by its dancers, resident choreographers, artistic directors and international guest artists have won critical acclaim and overwhelming audience responses around the world.
The company tours extensively to many countries and regions around the world, in North America, Europe and Asia.
“A rebellious spirit that sets dance free” People’s Daily