18 Aug, 2020

Spotlight on Black Choreographers

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If you’re at all up to date with pop culture, Beyoncé’s Black Is King is bound to have made its way onto your news feed. The film, which debuted July 31 on Disney+, reimagines the story of Simba’s journey in [...]

31 Jul, 2020

Spotlight on Black Choreographers

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During this time, while live performances are not possible, many Black choreographers have shifted their conversations about race and the Black experience from the stage to virtual platforms. Today’s Spotlight on Black Choreographers highlights Rennie Harris and J. Bouey, two [...]

8 Jul, 2020

Spotlight on Black Choreographers

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In today’s Spotlight on Black Choreographers, we are honoring Ronald K. Brown and Camille A. Brown, two choreographers who are recipients of the Jacobs Pillow Dance Award. This honorary award is given to creative visionaries and includes a cash prize [...]

18 Jun, 2020

Spotlight on Black Choreographers

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From the Jim Crow era to the modern-day Black Lives Matter movement, black creators have used their art to discuss topics like racial inequality and white privilege, as well as celebrate Black communities and experiences. Since Asadata Dafora first brought [...]

13 Feb, 2019

Five Questions for Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

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Unfortunately, due some crazy weather out in Colorado, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet's spring tour will NOT be stopping here at The Purchase PAC. But this is still fun to read! Company member Samantha Klanac Campanile, an alumna of Purchase College, [...]

26 Oct, 2018

Five Questions for NW Dance Project

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Portland-based NW Dance Project is renowned for their dedication to new choreography. They'll be making their Purchase PAC debut one week from today, and we wanted to learn a little more about them. Enjoy our quick little interview! Q: What [...]