Joya Powell: Free Day of Dance & Socially Conscious Choreography

October 6, 2017

by Julia Vickers

Posted in Community Action People

Joya Powell: Free Day of Dance and Socially Conscious Choreography Joya Powell is the founding artistic director and choreographer for Movement of the People Dance Company. Her focus is on building community, examining culture, and the dances of the African diaspora. Her company’s core mission is to create and share socially conscious choreography that explores … continue reading »

Thank you, Airi and Sabrina!

August 22, 2017

by Katy Chappellie

Posted in Center Community Action General People

This summer, we were thrilled to have another great pair of interns from the Bloomberg Art and Culture Internship Program! Airi, working with our Community Action team, and Sabrina working with Marketing. Airi and Sabrina were able to see the inner workings of Gibney Dance while learning about more specific areas of the organization and helping … continue reading »

The Amahoro Dance Project: Reflection on Gisenyi

January 10, 2017

by Monica Nyenkan

Posted in Community Action Company

Gibney Dance traveled to Rwanda for a Global Community Action Residency (CARs): The Amahoro Dance Project. Our time in Rwanda has now ended and Kara Gilmour, Director of Community Action, reflects on her time in Gisenyi in the interview below. What was Gibney’s role in this project, and what was your interaction with the Twa people like? … continue reading »