Maaka Pepene, a Māori dance artist in Aotearoa/New Zealand, describes how his background on the streets and in the military inform his values and choreographic approach.
Happy National Poetry Month! Sandi Vetter’s “Square Dance” reminisces on watching her parents square dance as well as her own involvement in Latvian Folk Dance.
Happy National Poetry Month! Dr. Petra Anders’ poem “Dancing (on a high wire)” encompasses the emotions of dancing – both figuratively and literally – on a high wire.
Happy National Poetry Month! Dancer and choreographer Alice Blumenfeld’s poem “Trajectories” captures the feeling of nostalgia for lost possibilities.
Katherine Disenhof is the woman behind Dancing Alone Together, a website for virtual classes, performances and creative prompts being offered during the coronavirus pandemic. She shares how the website has grown and what she foresees is the future of digital dance.