Interpretive dancer gets down with her bad self at city council meeting

Thursday, March 09, 2017 07:59AM
An interpretive dancer raised eyebrows during a city council meeting in Maine.

PORTLAND, Maine - Residents and council members at a Maine city council meeting were treated to an eccentric performance that's raising eyebrows on social media.

Artist Sara Juli bounded around the Portland city council chamber during a recent meeting, doing somersaults and flailing around until she eventually jumped into Robert Bartels' lap. Bartels, a new appointee to the Zoning Board of Appeals, then watched as Juli pretended to vomit on his lap.

Juli ended the performance by repeating the phrase "I'm so sorry" to a round of applause.

Sehe is the latest performer invited to the meeting as part of mayor's Arts in the Chamber series.

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