1. A Brake 4 the 5 (Work Sample)

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    from adiatamar Added 30 0 0

    "A Brake 4 the 5" is a living quilt and picture of the conversation contemporary folklore in the African Diaspora continues to have with tradition. This choreography was created by Adia…

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    • Af Ndanza

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      from Maxence Added 205 1 0

      Af Ndanza, Black dance. A group of African dancers perform to raise funds for a Ugandan orphanage. Musica para salvar vidas

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      • Ampey! Work-In-Progress (Work Sample)

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        from adiatamar Added 125 0 0

        In 2008, dancer/choreographer Adia Tamar Whitaker received a Jerome Foundation Grant to study the Dahomean roots of Afro-Haitian music and dance in Ghana, West Africa. She was there for five weeks.…

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        • Ann Liv Young/I Don't Exist If You Don't (Trailer)

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          from Kathryn Karwat Added 8,495 66 0

          The opening sequence of the feature documentary I Don’t Exist If You Don’t follows artist Ann Liv Young performing at queer cabaret Brooklyn is Burning at MoMA PS1 in 2010. Ann Liv appears…

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          • 2019 (April 2012)

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            from C. Kemal Nance, PhD Added 37 0 0

            This is an abstraction of my childhood memories growing up in Chester, Pennsylvania. 2019 is an address, my grandparents' address where I spent a lot of my time. This dance uses Umfundalai…

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            • A Sense of Place

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              Choreography and Video Makeda Thomas Music Ron Wood/Zen One Costumes Makeda Thomas & Ada Jiron Lighting Design Makeda Thomas Project Coordinator Chimene Costa Rehearsal Assistants Maria Jose…

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              • Beautiful Venus and Serena - Choreography by Tamica Washington-Miller, Music: Marcus L. Miller/Freedom Jazz Movement

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                from Erwin Washington Added 86 0 0

                Tamica explores the lives of Venus and Serena Williams, the star tennis playing sisters. She looks at the strong family bonds that go beyond competition on the court.

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                • Big Apple Rehearsal

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                  from Ron Parker Added 6 0 0

                  Rehearsal of "Big Apple" for HBDA 2016 show at El Camino College in Torrance, CA. The Big Apple is both a partner dance and a circle dance that originated in African-American communities…

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                  • Black Swan

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                    from Bashi Rose Added 68 1 0

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                    • Boy Blue V01a

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                      from Franklyn Lane Film Productions Added

                      Black Dance Archives: BOY BLUE ENTERTAINMENT "..as a dancer your vocabulary is in movement..." Black Dance Archives / State of Emergency / State of Trust Produced by Franklyn Lane films:…

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