Raissa Simpson’s PUSH Dance Company Builds Vibrant Contemporary Dances To Gain A Deeper Understanding Of The Challenges Attributed To Mixed Heritage.

Workshop | Ayo Walker

Professional Development Workshop

We’re honored and excited to have our HART panelist Artist-Scholar Ayo Walker host a workshop for our Resident Artists.

Ayo Walker

Dr. Ayo Walker is a Performance Studies Practitioner, Choreographer, and Dance and African American Studies Educator. Currently an Assistant Professor of Dance at Austin Peay State University, she positions her work in the field of Dance Studies within three specific interdisciplinary and generative frameworks: Research-to-Performance; Practice-Based; and Practice-Led.

About HART

Our DKI is decolonized, This unique residency combines the three Hip Hop tenets (dance, music, and visual art) in a one of a kind process and performance. HART is a collaborative partnership between Zaccho Dance Theatre and PUSH Dance Company, and funded by the City of San Francisco’s Dream Keeper Initiative and Bayview Opera House’s BAG.

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