Manitou was performed by Shropshire schoolboys at Acton Scott, an historic working farm. It culminated with a performance by RDC Youth dance company from Birmingham. 'Manitou' is the name most widely given to large loaders used on farms, but is also a reference to a spirit within every living thing. The dance dealt with the concept of avoidance: should you dance around the truth or confront it? What would your manitou do?

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