Gliding From Past to Present

A Q&A with Deneane Richburg of Brownbody

  • 10/27/2022

Amanda Koonjbeharry: Dancing Out of the Dark

I am able to liberate myself from constructs and systems that don’t serve me and that often oppress me and others.

  • 10/25/2020

Dancing My Body’s Truths

I am still the process of discovering what love looks like for me. As a woman, I was told what love was supposed to look and feel like, without any input from my own spirit and body.

  • 04/24/2020

Dance Pioneer: Loyce Houlton

It has been 25 years since the passing of Loyce Houlton, who made a significant contribution to the cultural landscape of Minnesota and the world of dance.

  • 04/24/2020

How Dance Moves Me

I sometimes surprise myself when I am able to do a dance move I didn’t think I would be able to do.

  • 04/24/2020

Healing Sexual Violence With Body Movement

I come from a long line of shotgun weddings. My maternal grandma fell for my delinquent and scrappy grandpa and found

  • 02/01/2019

Rosy Simas Facilitates the Weave of Healing

Many Native people believe that intergenerational trauma for all people is not simply a psychological concept, but a physical one — that traumatic events in our ancestors live on in our bodies, blood, and bones.

  • 09/01/2018

Happy Dance

What creates our private body image? So much started for me when I began my ballet studies at age seven.

  • 08/01/2017

Having a ball with Bollywood

Dancing comes naturally to Divya Maiya, who was trained in classical Indian dance as a young girl. Though she stopped

  • 03/01/2016

Polly Norman: ‘Dancing Through Glass’

An artist who turns manic depressive disorder into an asset

  • 03/01/2014

Shall we dance?

Kairos Dance Theatre encourages residents in elder-care facilities to share their stories … and dance June Bailey, a resident at

  • 06/02/2009

The body electric

At Suzanne River’s school, students come to know their bodies from the inside out

  • 01/02/2006