(First performed in 1995.)


Musical concept by Jawole Willa Jo Zollar

Lighting design by Donalee Katz

Performed by the Urban Bush Women


In the Caribbean, the word batty is used to describe the buttocks.


Batty Moves was commissioned by Philadanco in 1995. Creative residency support was provided by the Diversity Project at the University of Maryland at College Park. The project is directed by Joan Frosch-Schroder and Meriam Rosen of the university's Department of Dance.

1995 Jawole Willa Jo Zollar. All rights reserved.