Having had to cancel their planned anniversary show due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Amici Dance Theatre Company have announced new plans to mark 40th anniversary.

Credit : Sheila Burnett

The world’s first first integrated professional dance company featuring disabled and non-disabled performers will come together to take A Look
Back at Amici, livestreaming one of their most renowned performances on YouTube at 7:30pm each evening from Monday 18th May to Saturday 23rd May.

Throughout the week, the company will share six of their pioneering productions: Rückblick (1982), 2020 (2000), Timestep (2003), Stars Are Out Tonight (2005), Tightrope (2010), and 35 Amici Drive (2015). All of the productions were choreographed by Amici’s Artistic Director and founder Wolfgang Stange. Each show is performed and devised by members of Amici and there will be an opportunity to ask them questions about the shows and company in a live Q&A during the livestream each evening.

A Look Back at Amici is a chance to to explore the company’s history and
development over 40 years. Meanwhile, their anniversary show Amici’s One World, is currently being rescheduled for 2021.

The schedule for A Look Back at Amici, all of which will be available to watch via the company’s Youtube channel, is as follows:

Monday 18th May, Rückblick

Tuesday 19th May, 20/20,

Wednesday 20th May, Timestep

Thursday 21st May, Stars Are Out Tonight

Friday 22nd May, Tightrope

Saturday 23rd May, 35 Amici Drive,

For more information about Amici Dance Theatre Company visit: https://amicidance.org/