Saturday, April 8 at 8pm
Sunday, April 9 at 7pm
Two works by Miami’s Rosie Herrera whose witty, complex dances mine the personal to portray the universal.
Told through the lens of Herrera’s childhood with a tough-as-nails Bronx mother and a counter-revolutionary Cuban refugee father, Cookie’s Kid explores ecstatic movement to discover the body’s cultural history.
Dining Alone deconstructs empathetic instincts assigned to age, fragility, youth and isolation while addressing the inherent drama and comedy attached to food.
Commissioned by the American Dance Festival with help from the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts. Dance Place is a NPN Partner of the National Performance Network (NPN). This project is made possible in part by support from the NPN Performance Residency Program. Major contributors of NPN include the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Ford Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts (a federal agency), the MetLife Foundation and the Nathan Cummings Foundation.
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