Articles tagged ‘black’

Melanie does a kick forward onstage.

Perceiving and Being Perceived

Melanie Greene, a dancer, choreographer, writer, and podcaster currently based in New Orleans, explores the Black female experience through an Afro-futuristic lens, as well as the intersections of her performance and journalistic experiences.

Diving into The World of Shadeism

Esie Mensah a dance artist in Toronto, Canada, discusses her work, SHADES, which examines the effects of colorism within the Black community, and her extensive process revisiting that theme from many different angles.

Telling Our Truths

Nia & Ness – a Black, lesbian, dancer-poet performance art duo based in Brooklyn, New York – share their choreographic process and how their conversations and experience inform all their work.