Rise Up: Youth, Dance and Justice
June: Rise Up: Youth, Dance & Justice
Virtual Round Table: Tuesday, June 21 4:30-6:30pm PST
Live/Livestream Workshop (Hybrid): Sunday, June 26 11am-12:30pm (location TBA)
Roundtable: This round table acknowledges the role of young BIPOC dancemakers throughout history in movements for social justice, and will feature young artists from around the country and adult artists who work with them to create change. Moderated by: Sarah Crowell and others. Panelists include Rashidi Omari and youth leaders TBA.
Workshop: This workshop will feature youth teaching artists in collaboration with adult teaching artists who work together to create performance work for social change. Through hip hop dance, rhythmic storytelling and collaboration, the group will co-create work that uplifts, educates and challenges the status quo.