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DA Presents: Ballet Beyond the Binary & Queer Identities in Dance

A candid conversation where we discuss the challenges and possibilities of queer genders and sexualities in 21st-century ballet.

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Access the recording of:
Ballet’s Black History ft. Jehbreal Muhammad Jackson from February 26, 2022, where a new series of interactive discussions featuring artists who connect their artform and lived experiences through scholarship and research, Dancers Amplified Presents, was launched!!!

Partnership Announcement!
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Artswrk and Dancers Amplified are excited to announce their new partnership! The global Covid-19 pandemic inspired ingenuity and gave way to artist-led initiatives and projects popping up around the world....

New Resource!
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A living document created through research and data collection that includes methods of resonating action for diversity, equity, inclusion and access.

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ABOUT

Dancers Amplified is a global, artist-led organization that provides support and aid to its network of dancers with resources to better oneself, the companies we work for, and the communities we live in. With a focus on communication, knowledge sharing and information gathering, we actively dissolve the separatist cultures in dance. We believe in the inherent activist nature that resides within us and our ability to embody it beyond the means in which our art form facilitates. 

 

Dancers Amplified is grounded in the potential of a new normal: a radically inclusive and equitably diverse dance world where the critical aspects of an artist's identity empower their art, rather than “limit” or “distract” from it. We seek to center the marginalized and amplify the voices of those that have been suppressed for far too long. Our work is as alive as the lives it affects and learns from. We are motivators and activators leading the dance world towards an equitable, diverse, and inclusive future, accessible and benefiting all. 

 

Dancers Amplified is fiscally sponsored by The International Association of Blacks in Dance (IABD).