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“Artistic responses to war are often combative in themselves. Lang's dance piece "Thousand Yard Stare" expressed empathy for those who served and suffered for our national safety, with its outward movement invoking the inner conflict of the battle-weary and the camaraderie of those who protect one another, their courage and their loss.”

Thousand Yard Stare
Commissioned by Co-commissioned by Des Moines Performing Arts
Created for Jessica Lang Dance
Premiered in 2016
Music: Ludwig van Beethoven
Costume Design: Bradon McDonald
Lighting Design: Nicole Pearce
9 dancers, 20 minutes
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