May 25, 2017
May 26, 2017

Shared Evening: Yoshiko Chuma | Rady Nget | Brother(hood) Dance!

Yoshiko Chuma | π= 3.14…Dead End, Hey! All Women!

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A flowing resistance activity with a delicate, powerful monologue through dance. This project launched on President’s Day at La MaMa.

Featuring Christine Bonansea, Ginger Dolden, Megumi Eda, Megan Kendzior, Jodi Melnick, Patricia Parker, Kathryn Ray, Sarah Skaggs
& The Anna/Kate Band

Yoshiko Chuma, conceptual artist, choreographer/artistic director of The School of Hard Knocks, has been a firebrand in the post-modern dance scene of New York City since the 1980s, consistently producing thought-provoking work.

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My Memory

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Nget began his dance training in 1999, specializing in the monkey role of Lakhaon Kaol, the Cambodian classical male masked dance form. As a classical dancer, he has toured to Europe and throughout Asia, and as a contemporary dancer has performed in numerous works.


How To Survive A Plague

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Orlando Zane Hunter, Jr | Ricardo Valentine

Brother(hood) Dance! is an interdisciplinary duo that seeks to inform its audiences on the socio-political and environmental injustices from a global perspective, bringing clarity to the same-gender-loving African-American experience in the 21st century.

La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival


La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival continues to support La MaMa’s commitment to presenting diverse performance styles that challenge audience’s perception of dance by featuring performance/installations, experimental film screenings & public symposiums which address dance artists’ engagement with the current political climate, as well as honoring diasporic histories and legacy, ancestral inspirations and inter-generational dialogue.

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