Identity Keone & Mari / Beyond Babel Cast

by Sam Washingtonpublished on April 14, 2022

Identity by Keone & Mari is a piece about mental health, identity, and the dangers of doing it on your own.

Thank you to Vibe Dance competition for giving us a platform to exhibition our number.

Directed/Choreographed by Keone & Mari

Keone & Mari Madrid are an award-winning choreographer & director team, as well as husband, wife & parents.

Their ability to tell stories through detailed choreography has permeated beyond the dance world.

While coming from a dance background, their approach to utilizing all human movements, alongside their inventive dance vocabulary, has allowed their work to connect to many.

Notable work includes:

Disney’s animated short “Us Again,”

Broadway theater shows,

starring/choreographing Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself” music video,

BTS, Billie Eilish, Ed Sheeran, Flying Lotus & Kendrick Lamar.

Nominations for best choreography at the MTV Video Music Awards and the UK Video Music Awards, Cirque,

“World of Dance,” “So You Think You Can Dance,” “Dancing With the Stars,”

Netflix, Nike, Timberland, Beats By Dre, several Kpop artists, viral videos.

multiple champions at major dance competitions and more.

Their online work has amassed over billions of views.

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Contributing choreography Mikey Ruiz & Samuel Moore

Identity by Keone & Mari Performed by the cast of Beyond Babel:

Carlo Darang

Charina Madrid

Fabian Tucker

Isidro Pagdanganan

Hugh Aparente

Julian Sena

Kaitlyn Sung

Keone Madrid

K.J. Estudillo

Mariel Madrid

Maya Kell-Abrams

Melissa De Jesus

Mikey Ruiz

Noelle Franco

Olivia Battista

Samuel Moore

Shannon Kelly

Selene Haro

Costumes by Junlyn Delas Alas

Filmed by Vibrvncy

Performed at Vibe Dance Competition

Music 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar “Momma I Hit a Lick”

Billie Eilish “When the Party’s Over”