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Ailey Extension Presents 'World Dance Performance Workshops', 4/9 Ailey Extension Presents 'World Dance Performance Workshops', 4/9
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2017

Ailey Extension's annual World Dance Performance Workshops kick off the week of April 9th, bringing together all communities to celebrate and share rich heritages from around the world. For eight weeks, students will be immersed in traditional dance styles and cultural rhythms through weekly two-hou... (more...)
Brooklyn Center For Performing Arts Presents Return Of STEP AFRIKA!, 4/1 Brooklyn Center For Performing Arts Presents Return Of STEP AFRIKA!, 4/1
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 2016-17 season with the much-anticipated return of Step Afrika! on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 8pm.... (more...)
BWW Review: Celebrating Advocacy through the Arts with the INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS ARTS FESTIVAL BWW Review: Celebrating Advocacy through the Arts with the INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS ARTS FESTIVAL
by Caryn Cooper - March 13, 2017

The International Human Rights Arts Festival took place on the weekend of March 3-5, 2017 at Dixon Place in New York City. The festival featured more than 70 artists producing more than 40 events, all oriented in the theme of advocacy. Artistic media ranged from theater, dance, music, photography, f... (more...)
BWW Interview: Bessie Award-Winning Choreographer Joya Powell BWW Interview: Bessie Award-Winning Choreographer Joya Powell
by Caryn Cooper - February 23, 2017

Joya Powell is the 2016 Bessie Award winner for Outstanding Emerging Choreographer and Artistic Director of the acclaimed Movement of the People Dance Company. She along with a number of other artists across artistic mediums such as theatre, dance, spoken word, music, photography, literary arts, dis... (more...)