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About the work:
Byzantium is the centrepiece of a South Indian dance triptych, New Cities/Ancient Lands, which was created for and by the Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company for their 1991 tour across the United Kingdom and Europe. Jeyasingh is a well-known choreographer, respected in several continents for her pioneering work in combining Baratha Natyam, the classical Indian dance, with contemporary music by western composers.