Playing online March 7-14, 2021
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We are pleased to offer a unique and artfully filmed creation of Body of Words. Reimagined for a digital audience, this moving piece will have you engaged and inspired.
Body of Words is no longer available.
About the Show
Ballet Edmonton and SkirtsAfire are pleased to present Body of Words. This debut collaboration brings together poetry, music and dance to awaken all your senses as some of Edmonton’s finest artists expose a common language to explore the challenges in living in a continually changing and temperamental body. Featuring Edmonton’s Poet Laureate Nisha Patel, multilingual poet and spoken word artist Medgine Mathurin, and the incredible Ballet Edmonton with choreography by Karissa Barry.
Paula Cobo Botello
*TRAILER* “Body of Words”
Video and choreography by Karissa Barry, performances by Ballet Edmonton Company, poetry by Nisha Patel.
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