British choreographer and dancer Akram Khan in his farewell piece Xenos. Photo: Jean Louis Fernandez/Akram Khan Company British choreographer and dancer Akram Khan in his farewell piece Xenos. Photo: Jean Louis Fernandez/Akram Khan Company
British choreographer and dancer Akram Khan in his farewell piece Xenos. Photo: Jean Louis Fernandez/Akram Khan Company

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Akram Khan in Xenos: dancing, design and music all incredible in story of Indian soldier during World War I

  • Khan’s farewell full-length solo performance showed he is at the height of his powers, and one can only hope this isn’t a final farewell
  • Vincenzo Lamagna’s score was eclectic yet brilliantly effective, while Mirella Weingarten’s ingenious set vividly evoked wartime trenches

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British choreographer and dancer Akram Khan in his farewell piece Xenos. Photo: Jean Louis Fernandez/Akram Khan Company British choreographer and dancer Akram Khan in his farewell piece Xenos. Photo: Jean Louis Fernandez/Akram Khan Company
British choreographer and dancer Akram Khan in his farewell piece Xenos. Photo: Jean Louis Fernandez/Akram Khan Company
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