Dancing Earth is a world renowned indigenous dance company from the United States. Their objective is to revitalize culture and society through indigenous dance. The dance company want the audience to gain a deeper understanding of the connection between land, water, animals and plants. Dancing Earth aims to connect their performances to the region and the conditions at the location where they perform. At Riddu Riđđu they will therefor work together with sami performers to create a show based on shared experiences and challenges linked to being indigenous.
Starring: Rulan Tangen, Sarakka Gaup, Anne Pesata, Ana Maria Guadalupe Salazar, Natalie Benally, Marte Sarre Fjellheim.
Supported by: US Embassy Oslo
DANCING EARTH engagement is supported by Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation through USArtists International in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.