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  • Dale Andree Interview on Andrea Hammer: Your Life Program

    Posted April 18 by Maria Elena Rodriguez

    NWD Projects/National Water Dance Director Dale Andree was recently a featured guest on Andrea Hammer's Your Life Program. Your “LIFE!” Program is a women’s empowerment show about health, fitness, leadership, and living for women over 50! A multitude of ways to gain more infor...

  • Dance Activism in New Mexico!

    Posted April 10 by Maria Elena Rodriguez

    Read what's happening with Keshet Dance and the New Mexico Water Collaborative for National Water Dance 2018!   Representing the water crisis in New Mexico, Keshet Dance has partnered with the New Mexico Water Collaborative to show movement in a specific location that celebrates the collabora...

  • NWD Projects Presents National Water Dance Poetry Exchange

    Posted April 2 by Maria Elena Rodriguez

    NWD Projects celebrates the work of O, Miami and their annual Poetry Festival every April. Read below for a reflection on the National Water Dance poetry exchange, written by poet Laurel Nakanishi.   * * *   Young people in Honolulu, Hawai'i and Miami, Florida are taking part in a tran...

  • National Water Dance Travels to Puerto Rico

    Posted March 13 by Maria Elena Rodriguez

    Over the last weekend in February, representatives from organizations National Water Dance, Pedestrian Wanderlust, and Tercera Ola convened in Puerto Rico in order to create spontaneous dance videos inspired by the local environment.   Pedestrian Wanderlust is a movement movement of improvise...

  • African Americans, New York City

    Posted February 10 by Rodneya Brown

    Water As A Coffin (Water Coffin) New York City With National Water Dance 2018, my local project ‘Water as a Coffin/Water Coffin’ identifies visual imagery of black death through markers in the African diaspora, which can be described as the forced migration of Africans from their homeland to di...

  • Announcing new partnership for National Water Dance 2018: CELDF

    Posted January 22 by Maria Elena Rodriguez

    National Water Dance is thrilled to partner with the Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF).  CELDF www.celdf.org is a pioneer in advancing rights of nature laws in the United States and around the world, for the first time establishing that nature poss...

  • Announcing collaboration with Pedestrian Wanderlust!

    Posted December 1, 2017 by Maria Elena Rodriguez

    National Water Dance is excited to announce its partnership and collaboration with Pedestrian Wanderlust for our 2018 event! Together, we will be creating spontaneous dance videos at water sites all over the country leading up to the date of the event on April 14, 2018. Both organizations, along w...

  • Listening to the Sea: the Croatian Water Organ

    Posted January 10, 2017 by Maria Elena Rodriguez

    Alongside the sea in Zadar, Croatia, tourists and locals alike have the opportunity to hear the ocean playing music. Thanks to the experimental architectural design of a 230-foot long concrete sea wall, the Morske Orgulje, or Sea Organ, delights visitors to Zadar with a hauntingly beautiful musical ...

  • Holoscenes Explores Life Underwater

    Posted December 3, 2015 by Sharyn Richards

    Written by: Rebekah Lanae Lengel   With some projections putting significant swathes of South Florida underwater within the next 100 years, MDC Live Arts’ presentation of Holoscenes seems particularly prescient. Taking place on the Wolfson Campus’ Kyriakides Plaza over t...

  • HIGHWATERLINE Movement Choir Phrase (Click here)

    Posted April 13, 2015 by Gaby Rosario

    The following link is the phrase that we will be doing all together at Veterans Park on April 25, 2015. (Movement Choir Phrase) Familiarize yourself with it, but don't worry about having it memorized because there will be leaders to follow. Please wear a white or light colored...