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Mountain Tribal at The Crepe Place & The Embodiment of Trust Through American Tribal Style

We each tripped up a few times either in the choreography sections or in our tribal cues. But one of the advantages of training in ATS*, is that you learn to watch whoever is in front and if they make a mistake, you make it with them. Continue reading

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A Modern Encounter with the Ouled Nail: Recreating the Dance

When trying to recreate historical dance, we can turn to a variety of sources: written records, graphic depictions, and if we are lucky, real people who remember or continue to perform the dance. It is important to remember too, that … Continue reading

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