untold stories (of l...

Live performance with multimedia created in collaboration with Karen Peterson and Dancers, and presented at the Forward Motion Festival of Integrated Dance in September, 2019 at Miami Dade County...

Urdimbre y Trama Jul15

Urdimbre y Trama

Created in collaboration with dancer and choreographer Niurca Márquez, this short film is made from digitized hand-processed 16mm celluloid footage and was presented in conjunction with Niurca’s performance piece by the same title. The film later went on to take on a life of its...

mujer_cita_habanera

When mujer_cita_MIA arrived in Havana, it became an entirely new work, with live performance by dancer Niurca Márquez. Presented at the Gran Teatro Nacional de La Habana during the 13th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba, May...

Las Dos Aguas

A study on water, transcendence, migration, conception, and voyage, using condoms, water, video, and sound.  Presented at Centro de Desarrollo de las Artes Visuales, Havana, Cuba, 2018 Photographs by Nidal Visuals (c)...

…y todavía bai...

Moving image installation on sexual assault and survival, featuring video, sound, and suspended transparent cut-outs of dancers in motion. Presented at Centro de Desarrollo de las Artes Visuales, in Havana, Cuba, and at Centro Cultural Español de Miami, 2018. Photographs by Nidal Visuals...

esquema María Jan04

esquema María

  Apparitions of La Virgen María expressed through image and dance in collaboration with choreographer & performer Lucia Aratanha Additional dancer: Niurca...

gods always behave l...

With music by Sista Whirlwind, choreography & movement by Shaneeka Harrell, this film is part of the installation by the same title presented in honor of Zora Neale Hurston’s 125th birthday.  Installation photos by Molly...

TSUNAMI

Written by Nilo Cruz & Michiko Kitayama Skinner. Directed by Nilo Cruz Tsunami is a poignant docudrama that introduces the resilient people behind the front-page horrors of the 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami disaster. These transformative stories, presented by a variety of actors...

History House

History House is a multimedia dance piece by Nu Flamenco (Guitarrist José Luis Rodríguez and dancer Niurca Márquez) performed at Harris House, a historical site in the small rural town of New Smyrna Beach, Florida. The piece addresses the history of this small town, a southern enclave with...

Migrants/Migrantes

Migrants/Migrantes is a multimedia installation inside of a shipping container.  Addressing the concepts of migration, ancestral roots, indigeneity, and hybridity, this work consists of a laboratory-like space inside a shipping container in which specimens of plants, along with snippets of...

Grit

Presented by Karen Peterson Dancers, Grit is a multimedia dance performance utilizing mixed-ability and multi-generational dancers, choreographed by Karen Peterson and Katrina Weaver.  This work explores the gritty reality of daily living, and the struggle to maintain a state of grace in...

RED

RED is an evening-length dance-theater piece that deconstructs and reinterprets the story of Ruby Bridges, whose parents heeded the NAACP’s call for children to desegregate elementary schools in the South. Choreographed by Afua Hall and performed by Afua Hall and Elana Lanczi, with set...