Sofia Engelman and Em Papineau, queer dance artists in New England, discuss their histories, processes, and how themes of stamina, support and survival guide their work.
Ballroom dancer Katie Flashner discusses her recently published books – “A Journal for the Whole Dance Journey” and “The Choreography Journal” – and how they might serve as a framework to reflect, motivate, learn and improve.
Jenn Freeman (aka Po’Chop), a Chicago-based performance artist, shares how she found her voice through burlesque and how her recent piece aimed to uplift Black women’s voices.
Mary Elizabeth Lenahan, director of Dance Express, an inclusive dance company based in Fort Collins, CO, shares how the company has been promoting diverse artistic expression and creativity for 30 years.
Acclaimed Lisbon-based choreographer Marlene Monteiro Freitas shares the impetus and process behind her newest work, “Bacchae: Prelude to a Purge.”