Engaging WIth The Body: Disabled, Black, Liberated Webinar
As concert dance broadens its notions of physicality in the performers onstage, audiences’ perceptions are expanding as well. Hear from Dance/NYC about its Disability. Dance. Artistry. initiative with six physically integrated dance companies; Heritage Works, about its Cultural Scripts series on the historic and contemporary role of the Black body within Detroit, Muslim, African, and African-American contexts; and Holly Bass|360, whose Trans-Atlantic Time Traveling Company (TATTCO), in collaboration with court-involved African American teen girls, explores the metaphor of time travel as movement between enslavement and liberation.