See Chicago Dance: Able-Bodied Heidi Latsky Dance / by Heidi Latsky

"On the other hand, Latsky’s “Somewhere,” which implements many permutations of the song, “Over The Rainbow,” is an inspired use of diverse bodies and movement attributes to depict the human longing for transcendence.  Here she taps the unique beauty of a bent body and uneven gait, the incredibly poignant impact of a seated man opening his arms in a salutation to existence, the stunning silence and physical power of the song in American Sign Language, the out-sized gyrating jive energy of a big woman with big feelings about rainbows, the loneliness of longing in a man’s solo plea for deliverance, and the intimacy of a man and woman flying over that rainbow together. Now that’s different!"

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