Cathleen Meredith, founder of FATGIRLSDANCE in New York City, describes how she created a viral dance movement that promotes the visibility of fat dancers everywhere, as well as how negative stereotypes about fat people are untrue and cause physical and emotional harm.
KT Kusmaul, founder and director of Body Home Fat Dance in Portland, OR, shares how she built a space for fat dancers to feel safe and welcome, and why she seeks body liberation, not body positivity.
It’s time for the dance world to come to terms with its rampant fat-phobia and really mean it when we say, “All bodies can dance.”
Pets from around the world come together to compete in the imaginary International Dance with Pets Competition! Will Partita the Pig finally emote theatrically? Will the Swiss turkey team back it all the way up? Tune in!
Carrie Reynolds, a founder and member of Dark Sky Aerial in Flagstaff, AZ, reflects on how “making it” is the process of turning a visionary dream into an evolving reality.