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Nanay: Tagalog for Mother

The dancers chart their ancestral matrilineal stories onto their bodies and into the grass.
September 20, 2021
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Dwelling on the Past and Present

A short, bitter-sweet reminiscence on home and loss, thoughtfully presented.
September 17, 2021
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Klassic Contemporary Ballet Company’s “Return to Müvment” Brings a Return to Joy

Dancers fill the stage, inviting me into their realm through silent narrative.
September 17, 2021
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Shayla-Vie Jenkins Reveals Long-Buried Histories

A transcendent experience mining the racial history of the Christ Church Burial Ground.
September 12, 2021
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An Ungainly Kind of Gorgeous

Through stages of quiet rite, disturbing contortion, and macabre hilarity, Marina Cherry takes us somewhere both private and performative.
September 10, 2021
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Dancing the Self In-Between*: A Dialogue with Umeshi Rajeendra

The controlling forces of coloniality blankets a laissez-faire on whom and what is deemed familiar, normal, and rectified.
September 3, 2021
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Contrapunto: Dancing between Decolonization and Positive Ethics

Colonialism, a multi-faceted discourse, appears differently within peoples' histories around the world.
August 3, 2021
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A Golem Forces Us to Face and Grapple with Our Grief

Rituals trigger a dialogue on gun violence and grief.
July 2, 2021
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