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Dance performance inspired by public transit

Posted on March 7, 2011

LOS ANGELES — Dancer Jamie Benson noticed a specific type of social choreography inherent in transit riders during several car-less periods in his eight years in Los Angeles and turned it into a dance performance, GOOD reports.

The performance, “Mass Transit,” is a 40-minute "bastardized Broadway experience" about the specific physical engagement that public transportation requires. The show debuted on Sunday, as part of The Bootleg Dance Festival at the Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles. For the full story, click here.

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