Liberté: Exploration of Blackness and Dance
Liberte', a 6 day virtual dance event will explore the intersections of Blackness and Dance as a means of liberation. The event will include 5, two hour workshops lead by Black Artist/Dancers from Duke University's Inaugural MFA in Dance cohort alongside a virtual performance featuring the artists. Through movement and conversation, we delve into a diverse discourse of blackness through dance.
Presented by Ife Michelle Dance in Partnership with the Kenan Institute for Ethics.
Day 1, 7/26: Ife Michelle - Sassy Hip Hop
Day 2, 7/27: Ayan Felix-Doyle - Please Don't Stop the Music (Contemp Modern and Club Dance)
Day 3, 7/28: Namajala Naomi - Afro-Cuban Folklore
Day 4, 7/29: Alyah Baker - Ballet
Day 5, 7/30: Juliet Irving - Aligning Muscles and Stretching Bones
Day 6, 7/31: Virtual Artist Showcase