When I went to the dance, I went only to see and to learn what the people believed; but now I was going to stay and use the power that had been given me. The dance was over for that day, but they would dance again the next day, and I would dance with them.

-- Black Elk


A New Style: The Japanese dancer Saburo Teshigawara and his dance troupe Karas by Rachel Bell -- May 1999