Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Dancers in the flow with serious/humorous 'Water'.(Arts & Culture)

Byline: Anthony DellaFlora Journal Staff Writer

* Real-life experiences permeate choreographer's personal statements

Choreographer Jill Pribyl's latest work is dripping with significance.

The subject is water and just how precious it is, at least in some parts of the world.

The program, "Water," was inspired by a couple of recent visits to Dakar, Senegal, Pribyl said, where water is viewed as something more than what drips out of faucets.

"I was there for a dance and drumming workshop a couple of summers ago. The apartment building we were staying in, the water would come on about 11 at night and it would be shut off about 6 in the morning," Pribyl explained. …

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