An Edwardian Evening on the Silk Road
February 19, 2015 at 6:30PM
On Thursday, February 19 at 6:30 pm, Arts Club members will have a chance to journey back in time with the Silk Road Dance Company. The evening will feature a special “appearance” by Edwardian explorer Sven Hedin, who made three expeditions along the Silk Road from 1885 to 1908, traveling to Baku, Isfahan, Tabriz, Tehran and beyond. Dramatic readings from Hedin's best-selling books - presented by an actor portraying the Swedish explorer - will combine with enchanting dance performances by Silk Road Dance Company from the regions he visited.