MADC presents Move to Change
Fri, Nov 8, 2019 - 7:30pm
Sat, Nov 9, 2019 - 7:30pm
University Settlement
184 Eldridge Street
New York, NY 10002
United States

Free for children 8 and under
$15/seniors & students with ID
$20/general admission online and at the door.

Description

MADC is elated to announce its Second Annual Move to Change Dance Festival on Friday & Saturday, November 8-9, 2019 7:30PM at Speyer Hall inside of University Settlement, 184 Eldridge Street (at Rivington), NY, NY 10002. The purpose of Move to Change is to use dance as a form of social justice and arts activism through the lens of people of color (POC). The goal of Move to Change is to create cultural and gender affirming spaces for artists of color (African, Latina/o/x, Asian, Arab, Native American [ALAANA]), MENA, & SWANA to educate, empower, & illuminate issues that reflects their histories and cultures through their unique and rich movement aesthetics. Jenny Oliver/Connections Dance Theater (Boston, MA), Kayla Yee (New York, NY), Bernard Brown/bbmoves (Los Angeles, CA), Leila Mire and Nadia Khayrallah (New York, NY), Janet Aisawa (New York, NY), James MahKween (Los Angeles, CA), and MADC will present their work in both evening concerts.