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Movement LIVE

Movement is a transmedia storytelling initiative that lives at the intersection of migration and music. Through the live show, podcast, and radio broadcasts, it centers the voices, stories and songs of immigrant, migrant and refugee musicians. Celebrating creative power, cultural innovation and incredible music. 


Movement debuted in 2020 as a nationally syndicated broadcast on PRX’s The World, and is now a regular feature on The World, airing to 2.5 million listeners with each episode.

Movement Live is an evening-length performance experience, featuring Meklit Hadero and several local artists. The show will combine the energy of a concert with the intimacy of first-person storytelling, all supported by rich visuals and immersive sound design.



 Co commissioners

Meany Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Washington  (Premiere in May 2022)

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts 

UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance 

The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi

Cultural Arts Center at Montgomery College (Takoma Park/Silver Spring, MD)

Learn more here.

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