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Whet Your Dance Appetite at the Southampton Cultural Center TODAY!

I almost forgot to post that the Southampton Cultural Center will be offering a super cool sneak preview performance by the Island Moving Company today, in celebration of Southampton’s continuing 375th anniversary. 118 more words


How the Body Remembers in its first gallery exhibit!

I’ll also be reading the poems that were inspired by Alvin Ailey’s Revelations and ultimately inspired me to make the artwork and enter into this conversation about how the body remembers and perform traumas.  6 more words


Dancing with Courage

I saw Alvin Ailey Dance Company perform at UC Berkeley’s Zellerbach Hall. I danced at Cal, and in my college years, I spent a lot of time at Zellerbach, watching performances and the rehearsals and master classes of the touring companies. 809 more words

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How the Body Remembers (On the Body's Performance of Trauma as Ekphrasis)

delivered at the Northeast Modern Language Association Conference
Toronto, ON
2 May 2015

Slide 1:
“How the Body Remembers” is not just a creative project but is, I guess like all my creative projects, a question I’m trying to answer for myself–this time about how our physical bodies perform traumas. 420 more words



We’re so excited for opening night tonight of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, we thought you might enjoy some of this (mostly) LA-centric trivia about the iconic company! 404 more words

Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance At The Music Center

This Week @MusicCenterLA

Such an exciting week at The Music Center!

If you’re anything like us, you’re beside yourself that Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is in town! There are six opportunities to see them this week, and three different programs to choose from! 167 more words

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Back with a bang!

Okay, so blogging and a-levels don’t seem to go hand in hand a lot, as I found out in the first term of my A2 year….and the second term too….but I’m back!   1,092 more words