Touring Productions & Events

TAO: Drum Heart

Athletic bodies and contemporary costumes meet explosive Taiko drumming

“Extraordinarily talented percussion artists … The crowd was unmistakably wowed.”
Chicago Tribune

“Supernaturally fit and superbly trained… stunning."
The Herald

“A beautiful story, simple and elegant… an experience to be had."
Stage Buddy


TAO: Drum Heart is the latest production from TAO, internationally-acclaimed percussion artists. TAO’s modern, high-energy performances showcasing the ancient art of Japanese drumming have transfixed audiences worldwide. Combining highly physical, large-scale drumming with contemporary costumes, precise choreography, and innovative visuals, the performers of TAO: Drum Heart create an energetic and unforgettable production.


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