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PC: Tim Summers (Khambatta Dance Company at ACT/dances, 2006)

Since the beginning of my career, I have initiated, supported, and expanded programs and initiatives to center dance artists and moving bodies in dialogue with publics and communities of practice. Here are a few:



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A participatory lecture and panel series initially designed and produced for The Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts in partnership with the Performing Arts Archives at the University of Minnesota Libraries


Projects with my greatest artistic influence


Apostrophe: a monthly series of dance music poetry
ACT/dances: Short dances in and around ACT Theatre, Seattle

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Examples of value-driven contributions in dance advocacy and professional development programming

PC: JHsu Media (RDDI artist talk at Bates Dance Festival, 2021)
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A collection of print materials developed in collaboration with graphic designers and photographers


A festival of commissioned works by emerging dance artists in Minnesota

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An interactive dance series by emerging Canadian choreographers

PC: Michèle Steinwald (Part 6 of MN Dance & the Ecstasies of Influences, 2016)
PC: Michèle Steinwald (Atlantis13 at Momentum: New Dance Works studio showing 2019)
PC: Michèle Steinwald (Figure at Sea curtain call, 2015)
PC: Tim Summers (Laura Curry/PINKK at ACT/dances 2006)
PC: Michèle Steinwald (Momentum poster from 1998)
PC: Ezra Dickinson (Momentum: New Dance Works brochure from 2011)
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