A performance show that combines traditional and modern dance to tell the story of Cambodia’s Golden Era, tragic past and exciting future.

Come Back Brighter is an hour long performance show that celebrates Cambodia’s arts scene and narrates the country’s journey from the swinging sixties and Khmer Rogue regime to the present day.
The hour long show features:
  • a beautiful Apsara performance
  • a moving documentary about one family’s will to support the arts
  • Epic Arts main show-stopping performance of contemporary dance which uses archive film footage


Asia Life

“Nothing short of an astounding and moving experience for the viewer”

Phnom Penh Post

Featured in

Phnom Penh Post
The Cambodia Daily

Every Saturday evening

4th November 2017 – 31st March 2018

Doors open at 7pm and show starts at 7:30pm

Adults $10, Children $7

or call our ticket hotline: +855 (0) 78 719 816

(We speak English & Khmer)

Concessions available for Cambodians

Online booking subject to additional admin fee

payable in USD or KHR

Group Bookings

Do you have a tour group, school group or are you planning a staff retreat?

Contact Project Manager, Hayley for more details on group discounts.


The Come Back Brighter performance piece was created by emerging Khmer Choreographer, Nim Narim.

Epic Encounters are an Inclusive Contemporary Dance Company, a team of talented Cambodian dancers some of whom happen to have a disability. Epic Encounters are a social enterprise, proceeds from their workshops & performances help to fund Epic Arts’ work.

Come Back Brighter was initially funded by Arts Council England to tour the UK in 2014/2015 before returning for an 11 week run in the dancers hometown of Kampot in 2016.

Come Back Brighter

Supported by

Ministry of Tourism

Ministry of Tourism

Ministry of Fine Arts and Culture

Ministry of Fine Arts and Culture

Thanks to our 2017 Sponsors for supporting the production of the Come Back Brighter show

Gold Sponsor

Mad Monkey Logo

Silver Sponosors

Bronze Sponsors

In-Kind Support

Want to become a sponsor for the show? There’s still time.

For more information about sponsorship packages contact Rachny@epicarts.org.uk

Find the show here at The Old Royal Cinema, Kampot, Cambodia

The Old Royal Cinema

How You Can Help

Epic Arts is a registered charity and receives no statutory funding. Our work relies on donations and grants and cannot continue without this help from our generous supporters.
Donations, no matter how big or small, are a great way to contribute to Epic Arts projects.


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