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…

“In the Margin” Festival performance(6/28/2018)

Title: “Wojoud Wa Hodoud” Implementation agent’s Name: Studio 8 Short Description: It is a duet dance creation created by two local dance artists, driven by the embracement of the multi-identity of their nature and the reconciliation of their feelings about their heritage. Notably, the dance making is independent from music. As a result, in performance,…

Second (work in progress) dance presentation (12/7/2018)

The Duet — Abd Al Hadi Abunahleh “Wojoud Wa Hodoud”, is a duet dance creation created by two Arab artists, driven by the embracement of the multi-identity of their nature and the reconciliation of their feelings about their heritage. The dance creation reflects the struggle of assimilating into different cultures, finding a balance between them…

First (work in progress) dance presentation (11/8/2018)

The Duet About/Statement — Abd Al Hadi Abunahleh I am an active performer, choreographer, cultural organizer and researcher with a focus on both movement and contextual analyses. In August 2017, after coming back from a-two-year study of anthropology in Europe, reconciling my feelings about my heritage, acknowledging of the multi-culture that composes my identity, I…

“Wujoud wa Hodoud” performed in IDEA festival

INTERNATIONAL DANCE ENCOUNTER AMMAN(IDEA) is a dance encounter of international and local dance performances in Amman, Jordan. International choreographers, performance directors and dance-makers join with Jordanian dance artists for a cultural celebration from the period of 22 August to 29 August 2019. For 2019, the 1st edition of IDEA presents 9 cutting-edge dance works from…