Direct from TAO’s successful, sold-out world premiere run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, is a brand new production, TAO: Seventeen Samurai. This new show delivers heart-stopping wonder with athletic bodies and contemporary costumes combined with explosive Taiko drumming and innovative choreography. The performers who take the stage for TAO are both highly trained athletes and highly-expressive artists. Melodies of various genres and traditional instruments result in an enchanting scene that only TAO can present, using world-class techniques and specialized knowledge. TAO: Seventeen Samurai has critics raving about TAO’s extraordinary precision, energy and stamina. With hundreds of sold-out shows and more than six million spectators, TAO has proven that modern entertainment based on the timeless, traditional art of Japanese drumming entertains international audiences again and again.