Drum Tao

Drum Tao


DRUM TAO is where athletic bodies and contemporary costumes meet explosive Taiko drumming. It is also the latest production from TAO, internationally-acclaimed percussion artists who wowed Poway Audiences in 2018. Those who have seen or played Taiko are instantly mesmerized by its thunderous power.

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Drum Tao

DRUM TAO is where athletic bodies and contemporary costumes meet explosive Taiko drumming. It is also the latest production from TAO, internationally-acclaimed percussion artists who wowed Poway Audiences in 2018. Those who have seen or played Taiko are instantly mesmerized by its thunderous power.

This art form requires respect, discipline, positive energy and an open mind and heart. 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 DRUM TAO 2022 create an energetic and unforgettable production.

Event Date

  • Saturday April 9th, 2022 - 8pm

A $9 handling and facilities restoration fee will be added to each ticket.

Event Details

  • Location: The Poway Center for the Performing Arts Get Directions
  • Run Time: 120 Minutes

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