KAYA at Brighton Festival
Past Event


Mon 5 Feb 2018

KAYA explores human experiences of displacement, drawing on the strength and resilience of those searching for belonging in a new community.To save paper we are only printed a limited amount of freesheets on the night. Read a digital version here.

Ceyda Tanc is a Brighton-based choreographer creating dynamic dance influenced by her Turkish heritage and highlighting the intersection of modern Britain’s diverse cultures. With a unique movement vocabulary fusing traditional Turkish folk dance with contemporary styles, Ceyda’s work challenges gender stereotypes by utilising the virtuoso movements of male Turkish dancers for her all-female company, conveying striking shapes and an emotive and sensual energy.

Ceyda Tanc, artistic director and founder of Ceyda Tanc Dance, talks to us about KAYA in our Festival Hot Seat interview. 

Ceyda Tanc Dance - K A Y A from Told Tales on Vimeo.