1992 - Dance for the Earth was a title given to an evening-length performance that included the following dances related to Maida's Earth consciousness projects:
Sky Cloud (1992)
Prologue - Cowboys and Indian Play (1991)
Messenger Eagle (1992)
Still Rush (1991)
Rolling Thunder "Transformation" (1992)
Dance for the Earth was presented at Thomas Jefferson Community Theater in Arlington, Virginia, February 7 & 8, 1992 in preparation for MWDCCo participation in the United Nation's Earth Summit (Eco '92) in Brasilia and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Rolling Thunder was recreated with MWDCCo dancers and dancers in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for concert presentation in an outdoor stage performance sponsored by the Cityof Rio de Janeiro.
See Sky Cloud, Prologue, Messenger Eagle, Spirit Figures, Still Rush, and Rolling Thunder "Transformation"under separate titles.
Concept/choreography: Maida Withers
Costumes: Tea Schiano
Visual Fabric Installation: Hilda Thorpe
Puppets: Jennie Alwood and Maida withers
Light Design: William (Bill) DeMull
Dana Tai Soon Burgess