Local performance company Brownbody is partnering with the world-renowned Brooklyn-based Urban Bush Women to bring a series of workshops based on UBW's nationally recognized training program to Minneapolis. Dance for Every Body is a movement jam/dance class that embraces the ideas that each individual has a unique and powerful contribution to make, and that our bodies are a powerful source of agency.
Moving Narratives in Latin Dance, hosted by choreographer Giselle Mejia, featuring guest speakers René Thompson (Afro-Cuban of Havana), Yeniel Chini Perez (Afro-Cuban of Matanzas), Leo Paixao (Afro-Brazilian of Salvador), Maria Isa (Afro-Puerto Rican of Loíza), and Mejia (Afro-Ecuadorian of Esmeraldas).
Momentum is among the most popular platforms of emerging choreographic talent in the Twin Cities. Featuring two new works each evening, the series highlights an exciting next generation of dance creators.