Dance has a unique power to break down cultural barriers in a truly meaningful way. So often we focus on our differences, but how we celebrate the movement of our bodies can bring together people in new ways.

Jubilee Media brought together two dancers and choreographers for an experiment. Rio from Japan and David from Colombia were brought together to choreograph a piece without speaking the same language.

Check out the full story (please note there is some language in the song they choreographed to that may not be appropriate for younger dancers):

“It’s the first time I’ve ever experienced anything like this… It made me feel like dance is its own language.”

Here’s even more of their final choreography performance: 

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