About Intercultural Journeys
Intercultural Journeys uses the arts to promote peace and greater understanding between people of diverse backgrounds, faiths, and cultures with the aim of catalyzing social change and awareness. Intercultural Journeys produces vibrant performances and events that offer a window into diverse cultures, fostering engagement and productive dialogue around difficult, challenging, or conflict-laden issues. For more information: interculturaljourneys.org.
About Rosy Simas
Rosy Simas (Seneca) is the Director of Rosy Simas Danse based in Minneapolis. Simas is the recipient of a Creative Arts Fellowship for Choreography from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, a McKnight Fellowship for Choreographers from the McKnight Foundation, and a Joyce Award from The Joyce Foundation. Simas has been honored by the Native community with a Native Arts and Cultures Foundation Fellowship; a First Peoples Fund Fellowship; and residencies at the Banff Centre Indigenous Arts Program, All My Relations Arts, Full Circle's Talking Stick Festival, and the Institute of American Indian Arts' Museum of Contemporary Native Arts. Simas has had solo exhibitions of her visual artwork at Abrons Arts Center in New York City, Edge Center for the Arts in Big Fork, Gimaajii-Mino-Bimaadizimin in Duluth, Mitchell Museum of the American Indian in Evanston, and All My Relations Arts in Minneapolis. She also recently co-edited the first Native issue of Movement Research Performance Journal.
Movement Workshop with Sam Mitchell
with Intercultural Journeys and Rosy Simas Danse
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Space is limited, please reserve in advance
Sam Aros Mitchell (Yaqui)'s research focuses on the transformative work of First Nations and Native American dance and theatre artists, who continue to break boundaries, connect land to body, and bring Native communities to a place of healing. Learn techniques from Sam in a fun workshop setting centered around personal self-empowerment, agency, and empathy. Tickets are free; reservations strongly recommended.
For more information contact:
Carly Rapaport-Stein at firstname.lastname@example.org