1. Battery Dance Company at the Opening Night of the Amman Jazz Festival

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    The culmination of Battery Dance Company's 10-day program in Amman, Jordan, and our first "live" meeting with our Iraqi protege, Adil Qais Adil, who had never performed on a real stage, nor danced contemporary choreography before. Live music by Hani Mitwasi and Jordanian band Black Ice. Performers: Mira Cook, Sean Scantlebury, Adil Q. Adil (from Baghdad)

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    • Of Words and Touch and Dance

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      10 dancers, 10 poets, 16 countries... International Writing Program of the University of Iowa and Battery Dance Company collaborated on this unique series of performances in a documentary film by Jeff Arak.

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      • Dancing to Connect Fortaleza

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        These are the Dancing to Connect pieces from Fortaleza, Brazil. 0:00 Bafana's group 6:30 Mira's group 12:20 Sean's group 22:10 Carmen's group 30:35 Robin's group

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        • Aldair's experience in Dancing to Connect

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          Aldair, a dancer in Sean's Dancing to Connect Piece, talks about his experience.

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          • Joyce's experience in Dancing to Connect

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            Joyce, a dancer in Sean's Dancing to Connect Piece, talks about her experience.

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            • Dragão do Mar performance with poets from the University of Iowa's International Writing Program

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              Our performance tonight with the unique and wonderful poetry of the University of Iowa's International Writing Program. 1. Alison Deming's Specimens Collected at the Clear Cut performed with Carmen Nicole 2. Alan Heathcock's Streetlamps performed with Mira Cook 3. Christopher Merrill's A Boy Juggling a Soccer Ball with Bafana Matea 4. Inhale, an excerpt from Battery Dance Company's full evening work Perceptual Motion All made possible by the generous sponsorship of the United States Department of State, the American Embassy Brazil, and Dragão do Mar.

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              • Dancing to Connect pieces in Belem, Brazil

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                Excerpts from Sean's, Robin's, and Bafana's Dancing to Connect pieces in Belem, Brazil

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                • Battery Dance Company performing at Cultural Center Brasil-Estados Unidos, Belem, Brazil

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                  On its first tour of South America, Battery Dance Company has landed in Belem, Brazil after a great week in Paramaribo, Suriname. A packed schedule of Dancing to Connect workshops and a performance at the spectacular Teatro da Paz, was kicked off with a press event at the Cultural Center Brasil-Estados Unidos. The dancers performed "Inhale", a segment of the new production Perceptual Motion, choreographed by Robin Cantrell.

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                  • Dancing to Connect Parimaribo

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                    The Dancing to Connect portion of the show in Parimaribo.

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                    • Perceptual Motion

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                      Battery Dance Company's 36th Anniversary New York Season at 3LD with choreography by Sean Scantlebury, Bafana Solomon Matea, Robin Cantrell, Carmen Nicole, Mira Cook. Designed by Barry Steele Artistic Director Jonathan Hollander

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