Group Edition Hakaya Festival (9/12/2018)

Group Version   — Abd Al Hadi Abunahleh The word “Wojoud” meaning “Existence” and the word “Hodoud” meaning “Borders” in Arabic, together draw personal stories of land, nation, division and struggle into the body and voice of  eight Arab artists.  This dance production is a 60-minute-piece that combines technology with the human form, as well as…

Group Edition Premiere (7/27/2018)

Group Version   — Abd Al Hadi Abunahleh “It is a dance creation featuring moments in eight young dancers’ lives told through movements, sound and installation.” “Wojoud Wa Hodoud”, started as a duet of the story of Abd and Anas, after 12 months of development, evolved into an investigation of the embodied past of eight Arab…

Group Version Development – (in Gallery)

Group Version  — Abd Al Hadi Abunahleh The dance creation reflects the stories of 8 dancers, their constant struggle of assimilating into different cultures, finding a balance between them and balancing their identities within. “Wojoud Wa Hodoud” is a process developing a method of dance making inspired by the exploration of the objective and subjective…

“Wujoud wa Hodoud” Phase 2 Timeline

Phase 2 Timeline ———— (03/2018 – 09/2018) Initiation: March 2018  Group Edition Premiere (7/27/2018)—–a three-minute-highlight video Conception/Direction: Abd Al Hadi Abunahleh  Choreographer: Anas Nahleh  Associate Choreographer: Odai Talal  Movement composition consultant: Ariane Bernier  Performer: Abd Al Hadi Abunahleh, Anas Nahleh, Odai Talal, Jamal Suliman, Daniel Issa, Asem Al Khaja, Mahmoud Ahmad, Mohamed Qattan  Visuals and…

Group Version ( Phase 2 )

About/Statement — Abd Al Hadi Abunahleh “It is a dance creation featuring moments in eight young dancers’ lives told through movements, sound and installation.” “Wojoud Wa Hodoud”, started as a duet of the story of Abd and Anas, after 12 months of development, evolved into an investigation of the embodied past of eight Arab performing…