The womb of the universe is not unlike the world you’re constantly yearning for. In some respects though, it’s the very epitome of “madness.” Seen, however, from an everyday perspective, it might strike us as being a totally inconceivable time and place … Dance is likewise a domain where madness reigns. After forced severance from the womb, a part of us longs to regain that long lost freedom.

Kazuo Ohno