Showcase is a Denizen series exhibiting artist work relating to Third Culture Kids. This work is not produced by Denizen and does not reflect the opinions of the magazine.
From Alaine Handa:
This was my senior project on Third Culture Kids for my major at UCLA: World Arts and Culture with a concentration in dance studies. The mixed media project was completed in 2005 and featured interviews, dance, poetry and music. The video featured below is an abridged version of the entire piece.
To see more of Alaine’s work, visit her website.
Choreography by Alaine Handa
Interviewees: Nikki Felt, Zachary Tewalthomas, Ryan Tish
Dancers: Emily Anderson, Ashley Carvalho, Nancy Chang, Alaine Handa, Faye Lim, Anna Walsh, Erin Yee
Lighting design: Susan Havens
Project mentor: Victoria Marks, faculty in UCLA’s World Arts & Cultures department