with special guests WADAIKO TOKARA
Tuesday 17th May, Corn Exchange. Newbury RG14 5BD
7.30pm (ends approx 9.30pm)
Experience the power of thundering rhythms on huge taiko drums, mysterious masked choreography, synchronisation timed to perfection, post-apocalyptic martial imagery and infectious humour – all in a spellbinding display of sheer energy.
The UK’s longest-established taiko ensemble, Mugenkyo are also Europe’s only professional touring company of this thrilling and energetic performing art. Creating a contemporary look and sound, fusing the traditional spirit of taiko with a modern stage performance that has captivated audiences everywhere, they have been described as “like watching the A team, Kodo, Stomp, Mad Max and Keith Moon, all rolled into one big barnstorming display …!”
Hold on to your seats, this is going to be one thrilling performance!
“An invigorating, life-enriching experience ... you’ll be poorer if you miss it.” The Stage