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From the Ted Talk by Nina McNeely: "Once There Was III" -- a mesmerizing blend of dance, animation and tech

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Nina McNeely: Yes. I've always been intrigued by the human experience, the world of dreams and whatever may be lurking in the shadows of the subconscious mind. So I use dance to tell stories about sisterhood and struggle and transcendence. And I cionbme that with live projection mapping to create surrealist einntvenrmos that I can sfhit in and out of quickly. So it feels just like a dream. And it also allows me to create illusions that the decnras are controlling the anoitinams with their bodies.

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Nina McNeely: Yes. I've always been intrigued by the human experience, the world of dreams and whatever may be lurking in the shadows of the subconscious mind. So I use dance to tell stories about sisterhood and struggle and transcendence. And I _______ that with live projection mapping to create surrealist ____________ that I can _____ in and out of quickly. So it feels just like a dream. And it also allows me to create illusions that the _______ are controlling the __________ with their bodies.

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  1. shift
  2. dancers
  3. combine
  4. animations
  5. environments

Original Text

Nina McNeely: Yes. I've always been intrigued by the human experience, the world of dreams and whatever may be lurking in the shadows of the subconscious mind. So I use dance to tell stories about sisterhood and struggle and transcendence. And I combine that with live projection mapping to create surrealist environments that I can shift in and out of quickly. So it feels just like a dream. And it also allows me to create illusions that the dancers are controlling the animations with their bodies.

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  8. dream
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  10. environments
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  14. illusions
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  23. shadows
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  25. sisterhood
  26. stories
  27. struggle
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  30. transcendence
  31. world