Have you ever wondered how a choreographer comes up with all those steps? This blog post celebrates Danceworks Performance Company’s 20th Anniversary Season with a look into what inspires Artistic Director Dani Kuepper’s choreography. Read on to learn more about … Continue reading
Posted in blog | Tagged Choreographer, Collaboration, Community, Community Artmaking, Dance, Dance Collaboration, Dance Performance, Dancemaking, Ed Burgess, IMAP, Intergenerational Dancemaking, Intergenerational Multi-Arts, Storytelling |
“Oh, by the way, the MS ballroom classes are going great!” Rachel Payden said to me as we were wrapping up our weekly meeting—referring to classes for people with Multiple Sclerosis. If you don’t know, Rachel is Danceworks’ outreach director. … Continue reading
Posted in blog | Tagged Ballroom Dance and MS, Dance and Multiple Sclerosis, Dance in the community, Danceworks Community Programs, Greater Milwaukee Foundation, IMAP, Intergenerational Multi-Arts, mad hot ballroom and tap, Marquette University Exercise Science, MHBT, National Multiple Sclerosis Society |
“Can anyone tell me the name of this program?” I ask a large group of Milwaukee school students and adults from local senior care facilities who are kicking off a Danceworks outreach program. We are at the Milwaukee Art Museum … Continue reading
Welcome to my blog, where I'm hoping to share a little bit more about the heart and soul behind Danceworks…what makes me tick, what keeps me inspired, and where I can share some of the stories worth telling.