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Walking with Water: Weightless

June 1-2, 2019
Center for Performance Research
361 Manhattan Ave

Curated by Aya Clarke + Jess Jupiter

New Voices in Live Performance invites curators to shape a weekend of performances and events at CPR that highlight creative practices in dance, theater, and performance art. This season will consist of two distinct weekends of work.

Walking With Water will be a weekend of events centering around environmental racism and justice, land sovereignty, and healing the Earth through ancestral spiritual practices. These themes will be explored through life performance, workshops, and multimedia installations.


Saturday June 1 | 12-2:30pm

Visual Installation by Shanee Shanté

Capoeira workshop and performance by Capoeira Muçurumim

(Re)membering, performance and workshop by Kiana Parsons & Onyx Engobor

Walking with Water Panel

2:30-3:30 pm

Sunday June 2 | 1-4pm


1:30-1:45 PM Weightless, an interactive digital media installation and performance by Monique Muse Dodd

Lost Kingdoms by Imani Dennison

Water Sound Bath by Adrian Martinez

2pm: Workshop led by Ayasha Guerin

Earlier Event: May 26
Intermediate: Fluxus Interpretations
Later Event: June 27
#Unwanted at The Shed