His troupe of dancers, actors, and yoga practitioners has been creating its flowing, anatomical sculptures since 1992 while receiving praise around the globe. By fusing traditional asana positions with tightly constructed choreography and music, the yogis become pliable art pressing and expanding into thematic displays. The result is as wonder-inspiring as Cirque de Soleil, though its rooted in pure, oh-my-god-how-can-they-bend-like-that, yoga.
Clarks London-based ensemble stops at Red Pearl Yoga (918 NE 20th Ave., Fort Lauderdale) for two workshops this weekend: one on Friday morning and one on Saturday morning. If you dont feel quite bendy enough to participate in those, you can catch the performance on Friday night at 8 p.m. in Art Serves auditorium (1350 E. Sunrise Blvd.). Performance tickets cost $20 in advance, $25 at the door, and only cash will be accepted. Workshops cost $65 apiece or $110 for both. Call 954-828-1651, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fri., Jan. 25, 2008