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Blue13 Contemporary Indian Dance at WAA August 30th
August 30, 2016 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm PDT
Blue13 Contemporary Indian Dance Showcase at WAA: 8/30/16, 8:30pm & 9:30pm
Blue13 performs excerpts from our newly developed touring work, “Dragon,” at the Downtown Dance Showcase at WAA, Tuesday, August 30th at 9pm, with additional performances throughout the conference. Other companies performing in the showcase are: LACDC, Jacob Jonas, and Ate9.
Downtown Dance and Movement
2 Blocks from JW Marriott & LA Live, greeters will meet presenters in lobby of hotel to walk to venue.
About the piece: Blue13’s new Contemporary Indian work brings forth the rich rhythmic footwork and dance-drama of the Indian Subcontinent, strengthened by Blue13’s modern dance roots. The piece explores the first generation South Asian American journey of duality, and the way in which that journey mirrors distinct identity crises faced by so many of minority cultures: woman, gay, immigrant, other. “Dragon” is American and rebellious with a profound Indian respect, encapsulating the feeling of walking a tight rope between two worlds to finally emerge with a distinct, proud identity.
Exhibitor Organization Name: Sheffield Global Arts Management
Exhibit Number: 108A
Exhibitor Contact: Francine Sheffield
Exhibitor Telephone: 917-409-6851