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June 8, 2020
"I danced in seven people’s faces, and I felt like I got to confess to each one of them. I felt recognized. I felt like they were finally seeing me." —krumper Jo'Artis Ratti on his protest dance that went viral
Deadline extended! Debbie Allen is hosting an epic dance-a-thon this weekend—and she wants five studio owners to join her. Apply here by Tuesday, June 9 at midnight.
Tomorrow on Dance Media Live!, Tony Tran from Gay Men's Dance Company leads a Vogue Femme class at 1 pm ET. Sign up here.
A recent survey suggested New Yorkers are reluctant to return to theaters following the coronavirus pandemic—but what about out-of-towners? (The New York Times)
Dance/USA is hosting the 2020 Virtual Conference June 17–19 to unite the dance field, address the impact of COVID-19, and provide much-needed connection, learning, and support. Registration is pay-what-you-can. The deadline to register is June 10!
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In a time of great pain, celebrate Black joy. (Raja Feather Kelly photographed by Jayme Thornton for Dance Magazine)