CNN TV: Tamara Rojo Embarks on a ‘Fusion Journey’

Tamara Rojo and Fei Bo in the studio. © CNN International / Fusion Journeys.

Tamara Rojo and Fei Bo in the studio. © CNN International / Fusion Journeys.

This exciting new CNN series ‘Fusion Journeys’ meets principal dancer at the Royal Ballet London, Tamara Rojo, and follows her on a challenging journey to learn a totally new dancing style in Beijing, China.

The highly-acclaimed Spanish ballerina, travels to meet Chinese choreographer, Fei Bo, and together they compose a new dance infused with kung fu and Chinese opera.

Tamara Rojo and Fei Bo in Beijing. © CNN International / Fusion Journeys.

Tamara Rojo and Fei Bo in Beijing. © CNN International / Fusion Journeys.

The 3 part mini-series will air on CNN International within Connect the World at 2100 BST on Monday 09, Wednesday 11 & Friday 13 April 2012.

In the first of this three part series, CNN meets principal dancer at the Royal Ballet London, Tamara Rojo:

 

Principal dancer at the Royal Ballet London, Tamara Rojo, travels to Beijing to meet Chinese choreographer Fei Bo:

 
The piece that Rojo and Fei Bo created was called Life is a Dream and was performed at the recent Pavlova Gala in London. Jann Parry reviewed the Gala for us.

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Royal Ballet star takes inspiration from Chinese dance

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