<Darkness Poomba> is a modern dance performance, a re-interpretation of a type of Korean traditional performing arts called “Poomba”. The people's deep down emotions of sorrow and grief, which is often called ‘Han’ in Korea, are expressed with the dance and music.
Using the basic melody of “Poomba”, dynamic and powerful movements of male dancers along with the live band consisted of guitar, bass, drums, topped with Korean traditional vocal genre “Pansori”, show a unique Korean emotions with modern features.
<Darkness Poomba> is performed not only on stage. The dancers use wider space to perform and come as close as possible to the audience, making everyone feel like a performer themselves. Hence, reaching the middle of the performance, the barrier between the performers and audience is nowhere to be found as the dancers come down to the audience interacting with them through their vigorous movements alongside the extraordinary music.