Sakhioba

Sakhioba

 

a form of ancient Georgian theater existing from the 12th to the 18th century at the courts of Georgian kings. The sakhioba presentations included recitations, singing, dancing, performances by acrobats andjugglers, and various contests.

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Malkhaz Ekrvanidze from Tbilisi, Georgia is widely regarded as one of the foremost scholars, performers and teachers of traditional Georgian music, and has toured widely with his ensembles Achiskhati and Sakhioba.
30pm, Town Hall, Victoria Square, Birmingham 0121 780 3333; Ensemble Sakhioba, Music from Georgia: 7.