Me < We
Photographer: Alexander Sargent; Photo Caption: Six womxn reaching towards each other while twirling their torsos and balancing on one of their hips on the white floor with lavender and purple short sleeve tunics and bare feet.
Me < We: a Works In Progress (WIP) Showing is an opportunity for the community to experience what MADC has been working on in the studio during the 2021-22 season. This one evening performance will consist of Moments, a repertory favorite that sparks the feelings of a budding romantic relationship; Sweet Child of Mine, a dance film that explores the dynamics between Black women holding onto the added responsibilities and expectations placed upon them from childhood, as well as how they can reverse the patterns placed on them by allowing girls to be children; and excerpts of a new work, 143, highlighting different benchmarks in a romantic relationship through the gaze of a married Black woman. Me < We: a Works In Progress (WIP) Showing will be Saturday, May 7, 2022 at Gibney: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center, 280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers), Studio Y, NY, NY 10007 6 PM. Tickets are $15.