Culture Connect Featured Event
Choreographer Kyle Abraham was born into hip hop culture in 1977, and his artistic upbringing included classical cello, piano, and the visual arts. He has created works for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, performed with Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company and David Dorfman Dance, and founded the ensemble Abraham.In.Motion in 2006.
At Wesleyan, the company reimagines John Singleton's 1991 film "Boyz N The Hood" in the Connecticut premiere of the dance work “Pavement” (2012). Kyle Abraham was the 2011 Danspace/Institute for Curatorial Practice in Performance Artist in Residence at Wesleyan.
A Breaking Ground Dance Series event presented by the Dance Department and the Center for the Arts.
Pre-performance talk by Wesleyan DanceLink Fellow Stellar Levy '15 on Friday, November 15 at 7:30pm in Zelnick Pavilion.
“Dine/Dance/Discover” on Saturday, November 16 at 5:30pm—add $15 to the regular ticket price for the performance. Space for “Dine/Dance/Discover” is limited to 24 people, call the Wesleyan University Box Office at 860-685-3355.