You are here

Liberté: Explorations of Blackness and Dance

Jul 26

This event has passed.

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

liberté logo image

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. Free! Zoom! 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