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Choreographer & Performer: Christina Catanese

Special appearance by Livia Hendrickson

Videography & Editing: Arye Shannon-Carmichael

Music: “Autumn Lions,” by Alan Gogoll (used under Atelier Dance Company's ASCAP license)



Grafting is a horticultural technique in which tissues of two different plants are joined so they can continue their growth together. Becoming a mother is a transformation of identity, which requires integrating and nourishing something new that has become part of you and yet is also separate. Seasons of joy, shadow, and growth unfold, even in a single day of motherhood.

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