Prick

May 2016

University of Minnesota Dance Program Barbara Barker Center for Dance

Choreographed by Abigail Whitmore and Annika Hansen, Prick uses15 tall fake cacti to create a landscape of distrust. In a current climate of distrust for immigrants and people of color, as well as heightened surveillance technology, Prick demonstrates the body’s process to navigate these structures of power and scrutiny. 

Performed by: Jessica Akpaka, Emilia Bruno, Sophia Puterbaugh