January 22 and 23
Co-commissioned with the Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance (BAAD!) and 651 ARTS, Bauman-Morales created Desire… as a “…site responsive and interactive work designed as a healing performance-ritual built around Black queer survival techniques and tailored specifically for Zoom incorporating dance, original text and installation - pushing the boundaries of live, online artwork.” Bauman-Morales says the piece is part scored improvisation, part choreography, part visual design and part choose-your-own-adventure. Find out more here
Coverture with Tess Dworman in collaboration with Angie Pittman, a series of conversations and improvised performances, in three nights. Dworman will perform a duet with a different guest artist: John Maria Gutierrez, Miguel Gutierrez, and Martita Abril.
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IABD's - Black Dance Canon
The masterworks series that where legendary works are revered for their narrative, movement language, intentionality and continued relevance to audiences and societal conversations. Featuring Dance Theatre of Harlem in Geoffrey Holder's DOUGLA performed by the Dance Theatre of Harlem Company with guest artists, Paunika Jones, Malik Berry and Collage Dance Collective. Find out more here
mayfield brooks and Dohee Lee share an evening in “HANG TIME.” Dohee and mayfield will share aspects of their work that relates to the land and the role of ancestors in their work. This event is a meeting with the artists and an open-ended digital
hangout–audience drop-in hosted by mayfield and Dohee. RSVP is required.
January 19–20 & January 26–27
La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival
Curated and hosted by Nicky Paraiso, the festival will feature digital premieres by five artists: Kevin Augustine (US); Kari Hoaas (Norway); Tamar Rogoff (US) with Mei Yamanaka (Japan). Tickets are pay-what-you-can starting at $5. Find out more here