Articles from the ‘DanceCast’ collection

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Rethinking Dance and Disability

PODCAST BY SILVA LAUKKANEN In this episode of DanceCast, Mary Verdi-Fletcher shares her history founding and directing Dancing Wheels, a company and school based out of…

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We’re More Alike Than Different

PODCAST BY SILVA LAUKKANEN In this episode of DanceCast, Wayne M. Smith shares his experience working with Playback Memphis and Company d. Through Playback Memphis, Wayne helps bring…

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We All Had Our Shoes On

PODCAST BY SILVA LAUKKANEN Amii LeGendre has taught dance to incarcerated men in New York through two programs: the Bard Prison Initiative and Rehabilitation Through the Arts. She is a wellness coordinator and…

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When She Moved Her Story

PODCAST BY SILVA LAUKKANEN Peggy Lamb and Barbara Abbate volunteer with incarcerated women through an organization called Truth be Told in detention facilities in Austin, TX. Peggy, a…

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Dancecast Meets Stance on Dance

Stance on Dance is trying something new: podcasts! Silva Laukkanen recently launched a dance podcast series called Dancecast, which explores dance in non-traditional contexts. Emmaly Wiederholt…