“Beyond myself, somewhere, I wait for my arrival.”
– Octavio Paz (1914-1998) – Mexican Poet, Diplomat, & Nobel Prize in Literature recipient
25 minutes in length, 10 dancers
Dana Tai Soon Burgess
original music direction
Sylvia Cuenca-Drums, Dave Eggar-Cello, Essiet Okon Essiet-Bass, Nicole Guerra-Voice & Percussion, Martin ZarZar-Voice & Guitar
Set and Set movement
Kelly Moss Southall
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