Watch This Couple Dance On An Abandoned Subway Platform And Basically Defy The Laws Of Physics — VIDEO

Here’s your “stunningly pretty” for the day: This video from dancers Phillip Chbeeb and Renee Kester shows the couple dancing on an empty subway platform to Elliot Moss’s song, “Slip.” The dance is a moody, sinuous portrayal of a struggle to let go of a difficult past, influenced by hip-hop and contemporary dance. The intro to the video gives us some explanation of the dancers’ intentions:

If you’re a dance lover, you may recognize Phillip “Pacman” Chbeeb as a former contestant on So You Think You Can Dance and a member of dance crew I.aM.mE, winners of America’s Best Dance Crew, season 6. In this video, he and Kester move with mesmerizing grace, in ways that sometimes seem to defy the laws of physics. I mean, come on:

These GIFS can’t really do the dance justice, as Moss’s music provides the perfect counterpoint to Chbeeb and Kester’s dancing. Take three minutes to watch the whole thing:

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