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Published on Nov 10, 2013
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Amanda Trusty (New York performer) has dealt with pressure from the entertainment industry to be a certain size and weight for over ten years. This is her way of finally letting it all go. Watch her peel away the words that have held her back and dance her joy.
WARNING: There is no nudity, but burlesque is an art form involving the removal of clothing. This, is removing clothing, and "roaring", for a cause. Performed at a benefit for Hawaii Island Gay Pride.
Choreography and Performance by Amanda Trusty.
Cinematography by Annalisa Alberto.
Amanda is accepting gifts to support her message and body awareness causes at http://www.amandatrusty.com/#!-support
Special thanks to: Catherine Wilcox, Charlotte Von Hemert, Johnny Burkhart, Rachel Shane, and Melissa Jones.
Filmed on site at Kalani, Big Island of Hawaii.
Katy Perry Performing "Roar"
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