New World Travelers

Street show / Dance Biennale 2000

Planet Earth: September 2036. A global nuclear war has transformed the Earth into a vast desert. Somewhere in the north of ancient Europe a small group of survivors decides to go to meet other survivors communantés to engage with them saving trade that will lay the foundation for a new civilization.

Show created by Cie Luxor at the parade of the Biennale de la Danse de Lyon 2000 on the theme: “The Silk Road”

A wise old man lying on his stretcher wooden smiles and stands up. He pulls out a dog-eared little book from under his coat and announces its slow and broken voice: “This is the route you need to follow … Run towards life and never forget these lines tell you the way of salvation … “the next day, after a night of reading the hopeful group starts.