Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, "Formosa"
Lin Hwai-min is the founder and artistic director of Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan. He is also a University of Iowa graduate, earning his MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop in 1971. He received his first training in modern dance while he was a UI student. After studying at the Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance, he founded Cloud Gate in 1973. The company blends Asian traditions with a modern sensibility to create beautiful works performed to great acclaim around the world. Formosa is inspired by the landscape and history of Taiwan while also reflecting on universal human experiences.
This tour is made possible by the grants from the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of China (Taiwan).
Season Sponsor: WEST MUSIC
Alan and Liz Swanson
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Sunday, February 25 at 2:00pm
Hancher Auditorium, Hadley Stage
141 Park Road, Iowa City, IA 52242