Archive | June, 2011

Dancing In the Dark

Earlier this season, I had a wonderful opportunity to work with NAfro Dance Productions, a local company focused in African contemporary dance. Choreographer Casimiro Nhussi asked me to participate in his show, Return of the Dead, based on African beliefs about death and the afterlife, about what a person’s spirit experiences passing from this world […]

Ladies of the Circus

I fell in love with the circus at the age of 24. I read an article in a magazine that featured the fearless dames of the turn of the century circus. These women were daring, diverse and elegant. That article encouraged me to investigate further. The circus was the first place women were paid the […]