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A Shared Rhythm: Interview with Palestinian Dancer Mohammed Smahneh

Fusing Dabke, Hip Hop, contemporary dance, and puppetry.
January 27, 2023
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Poetry (and Prose) in Motion

Dance interpretation of written works wows writers at weekend workshop
January 23, 2023
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Testing stereotypes through physical comedy

Five clowns visit Miniball’s stage, concluding the festival with crude jokes and a disappointing lack of care.
January 8, 2023
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Using Our Bodies as Sites of Restful Resistance

Healing ourselves by rescripting the script.
December 21, 2022
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Spirits in the Space

John Dowell and his collaborators create a cathedral at the Barnes.
December 17, 2022
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Reclaiming the Village

Ani/MalayaWorks invite the community to join their intimate investigation of immigration, colonization, family, and home.
December 16, 2022
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Kulu Mele Celebrates Maturation and Fellowship—Past, Present, Future

I wrote in my notes, “I know they gotta be tired!”with about seven exclamation points, only 10 minutes into the 90-minute program.
December 9, 2022
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Book Review: Getting Down to the Roots of Jazz Dance

The Africanist aesthetic as essential to jazz dance theory, pedagogy, and choreography.
December 9, 2022
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