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    Remote Classes on CourseHorse
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    I've recently begun teaching remote classes in Ballet, Modern, Hip Hop, Yoga, and Posture/Flexibility (all beginner or open level). Classes are designed to effectively channel dance technique fundamentals into an online format and maximize the feeling of full-bodied movement in limited space!

Old NEWS

  • Pussy Riot (Canceled)
    9:30 Club, D.C.
    Apr 04, 2020, 8:00 PM
    9:30 Club, D.C., 815 V St NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    Catch me dancing alongside the Russian protest punk group Pussy Riot, as part of their US tour!
  • Jonah Bokaer Choreography: Indecent Spaces (Canceled)
    CURRENT ArtSpace + Studio, UNC
    Mar 26, 2020, 7:30 PM
    CURRENT ArtSpace + Studio, UNC, 123 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Indecent Spaces is a new performance work exploring connections between identity, gender, race, and space by Jonah Bokaer Choreography, in collaboration with architect Charles Renfro / DS+R and UNC sociologist Charlie Kurtzman.
  • Jonah Bokaer Choreography: RECESS
    Chez Bushwick
    Mar 02, 2020, 7:30 PM
    Chez Bushwick, 304 Boerum St, Brooklyn, NY 11206, USA
    I will be performing with Jonah Bokaer Choreography as we present a preview of our new work, developed in collaboration with architect Charles Renfro, as part of UNC's DisTIL Fellowship.
  • Artists by Any Other Name: Sound of Arts Festival
    The Secret Theatre
    Nov 20, 2019, 7:00 PM
    The Secret Theatre, 4402 23rd St, Long Island City, NY 11101, USA
    Artists by Any Other Name is highlighting collaborations between chamber music and dance that reflect upon our lines of artistic influence. I'm excited to be presenting two new pieces of choreography--set to the music of Bach and Yui Kitamura--as well as performing in work by Whitney Janis.
  • Jonah Bokaer Choreography: She Who Tells a Story
    Ackland Art Museum
    Nov 16, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Ackland Art Museum, 101 S Columbia St, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    I'm excited to perform a new trio inside the Ackland Art Museum's exhibition 'She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World,' as part of Jonah Bokaer Choreography's DisTIL residency.
  • Arts Administrators of Color Network Convening
    Eaton Hotel, DC
    Nov 10, 2019, 11:00 AM
    Eaton Hotel, DC, 1201 K St NW, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    As a representative of Dance/NYC's Junior Committee, I will be co-moderating an open discussion on "Words We Use to Talk About Race," and the implications behind them. The AAC Convening is a two day event (November 9-10) featuring a variety of panels, discussions, and networking sessions.
  • ModArts: Move to Change
    University Settlement House
    Nov 08, 2019, 7:30 PM – Nov 09, 2019, 7:30 PM
    University Settlement House, 184 Eldridge St, New York, NY 10002, USA
    Leila Mire and I are excited for the NYC premiere of our work "Arab-Fucking-Esque: Not Your Sexy Harem Girls," a reflection on orientalist misogyny in ballet and pop culture. ModArts Move to Change festival presents dance as activism through the lens of people of color.
  • Falls Kennedy: Socrates at the Baths
    Triskelion Arts
    Oct 17, 2019, 7:30 PM – Oct 19, 2019, 7:30 PM
    Triskelion Arts, 106 Calyer St, Brooklyn, NY 11222, USA
    As part of the Triskelion Arts Split Bill program, I will be performing with Falls Kennedy and the Movement Accomplices in "Socrates at The Baths" a whimsical reflection on classicism and questions. Performances will be on October 17 and 19 at 7:30pm
  • eSKay Arts Collective: WAXworks
    Triskelion Arts
    Sep 22, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Triskelion Arts, 106 Calyer St, Brooklyn, NY 11222, USA
    I'll be performing once again with eSKay Arts Collective in Jennifer Jackson's "Carrying Unchecked Baggage."
  • YallaPunk
    Crane Arts Center
    Sep 01, 2019, 1:00 PM
    Crane Arts Center, 1400 N American St, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    As part of the 4-day YallaPunk festival, I will be showing a new piece in collaboration with Leila Mire. "Arab-Fucking-esque: Not Your Sexy Harem Girls" is a parodic take on orientalist misogyny in dance from ballet to pop culture.
  • Gotham Dance Theater: Queens Pride
    Jackson Heights
    Jun 02, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Jackson Heights, Jackson Heights, Queens, NY, USA
    GDT will be presenting a fun mix of choreography, including some of my own! Join us celebrating World Pride and the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall!
  • Dixon Place: Crossing Boundaries
    Dixon Place
    May 28, 2019, 7:30 PM
    Dixon Place, 161A Chrystie St, New York, NY 10002, USA
    Crossing Boundaries showcases new work by choreographers who cross cultural, geographic & disciplinary boundaries. Eleanor Altholz and I will be showing our latest iteration of our dance/drag/comedy piece "No Homo."
  • Rebirth of Rabbit's Foot
    The PIT
    May 20, 2019, 8:00 PM
    The PIT, 123 E 24th St, New York, NY 10010, USA
    A Traveling Off Broadway Vaudeville Hip Hop show touching upon racial identity, comedy and history. I'll be playing an intern, and dancing in the ensemble.
  • Jordan Bean & Co: Hearts on The Wall
    Dixon Place
    Apr 26, 2019, 7:30 PM
    Dixon Place, 161A Chrystie St, New York, NY 10002, USA
    Catch me performing some new spoken word pieces and dance improvisation in this works-in-progress showcase in the Dixon Place Lounge!
  • Gotham Dance Theater: LAUNCH V
    The Tank
    Apr 24, 2019, 8:00 PM
    The Tank, 312 W 36th St, New York, NY 10018, USA
    Launch V is the fifth annual variety showcase presented by urban contemporary dance company, Gotham Dance Theater. I will be performing with GDT in pieces by Marc Nuñez and Lyndsay Dru Corbett, as well as performing my own spoken word work.
  • Artists By Any Other Name: "Elements Of"
    CPR - Center for Performance Research
    Apr 12, 2019, 7:00 PM – Apr 13, 2019, 11:00 PM
    CPR - Center for Performance Research, 361 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211, USA
    Blending modern dance and live music, Artists By Any Other Name’s “Elements Of” explores fragmented and latent emotions hidden within the seemingly mundane. I'll be performing choreography by Abby Marchesseault and Whitney Janis.
  • eSKay Arts Collective: Dance Educators Collective Concert
    92nd Street Y
    Mar 24, 2019, 3:00 PM
    92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10128, USA
    As part of EsKay Arts Collective, I will be performing in Jennifer Jackson's new work "Unchecked Baggage" in a concert featuring choreography by NYC Department of Education dance educators. Performances at 3 and 6pm.
  • Tina Croll and Company: From the Horse's Mouth
    The 14th Street Y
    Mar 22, 2019, 8:00 PM – Mar 23, 2019, 8:00 PM
    The 14th Street Y, 344 E 14th St, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Dancers, choreographers, writers and fellow dance critics come together to honor Deborah Jowitt in four performances at the 14th St. Y. I will be dancing in the March 22 and 23 performances!