Host: Samara Thompson
Choreographer Alyssa Martin on her piece in Dance Matters--Series 2--Risky Business and Rebel Yells, showing Saturday February 21, 8pm, and Sunday February 22, 4pm, at Scotiabank Studio Theatre. Six other choreographers also feature edgy, highly physical or unconventional works.
Lindsay Guarino, Assistant Professor of Dance at Salve Regina University, Newport, Rhode Island. Co-Author with Wendy Oliver of the book Jazz Dance: A History of the Roots and Branches, published by University Press of Florida. This book is unique in its focus on history rather than technique. Offers the only overview of trends and development in jazz dance since 1960. http://upf.com/