Mukherjee, who is a bharatanatyam dancer, was described as “Unbelievable, emotional and out of the box special” by Jermaine Jackson.
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Outspoken Dance is an annual showcase that fuses dance and spoken word, organised by Ashleigh Trezise.
“I’m really excited about Outspoken Dance this year,” said Trezise. “We have teamed up with Sadler’s Wells to bring the most unique blend of lyrical and physical talent.”
Joining Ash Mukherjee will be Tempered Body Dance Company, Sol Dans, Intrinsic Dance Company, Just Us Dance Theatre and street dance group Birdgang.
Artists and poets FLOetic Lara (from Live Vibe) and Michela The Poet will provide spoken word.
“Nowhere will you find such raw talent alongside prolific professionals! It’s the place to be seen and heard,” Trezise added.
In the past, Outspoken Dance has taken place at Hackney Empire. This will be its first time at the Lilian Baylis Theatre. Past street dance acts include that have appeared at Outspoken dance include Kenrick Sandy and Paradigmz.
Outspoken Dance line up:
Ash Mukherjee – Aum
Tempered Body Dance Company – Not Me Now
Sol Dans – Abeyance
Intrinsic Dance Company – Tangled Divinity
Just Us Dance Theatre
Michaela The Poet
Outspoken Dance is part of Big Dance 2010