According to Yabin Wang, co-producer and co-artistic director of Genesis, founder of Yabin and Her Friends, and a famous young dance artist, " Genesis marks the fifth season of Yabin and Her Friends, following Dancing with You in 2009, Pursuing in 2010, Expecting with Faith in 2011, and Yabin and Her Friends Three-year Anniversary Exhibition in 2012. Over the past four years, via the platform that concerted many Chinese and foreign artists in pinnacle including choreographers, dancers, composers, lighting designers, stage designers and costume designers to collaboratively create, produce and perform, Yabin Studio has many mature works, providing a strong guarantee in content, and a solid basis for future tour and creation."
In addition to having Mr. Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, who was named European Cultural Ambassador 2013, as its choreographer, Genesis also features the joint efforts of international dancers and executive directors. In addition to Yabin Wang, outstanding domestic dancers Chao Li, Qing Wang and Fang Yi also join for this season. Moreover, it has Kedong Liu, already reputed locally and abroad, as its stage designer, and Qiong Li, cutting-edge overseas returnee designer, as its costume designer. Two prestigious Chinese IT companies iSoftstone Information Technology (Group) Co., Ltd. and ChinaCache Network Technology Beijing Co. Ltd are among the sponsors to this project.
Genesis will debut its world tour at Beijing National Grand Theater on November 14 and 15, Guangzhou Friendship Theater on November 21 and 22 and Shanghai Oriental Art Center on November 27 and 28. It will be staged in major theaters in Belgium, Germany, France, Italy, Britain, Netherlands and Luxembourg.
SOURCE Yabin Studio and Eastman