07 Uprooted Photo by Richard Pfister

Uprooted Photo by Richard Pfister


Choreographer/filmmaker: Rosely Conz and Stephany Slaughter 

Directors: Rosely Conz and Stephany Slaughter

Dancers: Rosely Conz, Atulya Dora-Laskey, Jordan Gasby, TréVon Mason, Gabriel Vargas, Allison Muenzer, Maggie Schneider

Editing: Rosely Conz and Tavyon Richardson

Uprooted is a dance for camera project that uses contemporary and Mid-Michigan site-specific dance, metaphor, and movement to address issues of immigration, migration, and displacement to a soundtrack of local immigrant stories that narrate their relationships to the concept of “uprooted.”