ICONS INSPIRE

Featured Choreographer of the Month

Humble and compassionate, American choreographer Camille A. Brown has captured the hearts of millions with her raw and brazen storytelling. From Broadway productions to social advocacy through thought provoking pieces and outreach programs, her commitment to honor the history behind these stories is unwavering. ICONS spoke with Camille about her newest piece ink and her inspiration throughout her career.

 

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ICONS INSPIRE is a monthly digital portrait and one-on-one interview with a groundbreaking choreographer. Get the insider point of view on an important dancemakers creative process, background and training to inspire, provoke and challenge your intellectual repertoire.

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ICON SMART INFO VIDEO

Vlad Angelov talks about ICON SMART

Welcome to ICON SMART! We are happy to announce the recent creation of the first ever Choreographic Institute here in Washington, D.C. USA --- a long needed educational platform to foster creativity and develop professional skills specifically for emerging choreographers. Our Info Pack is available to download here.

ICONS NEXT STEP

News & Opportunities for Choreographers

ICONS NEXT STEP is updated monthly with national and international listings featuring the latest choreographic residencies, creative opportunities, world premieres, events, trends, new books, movies, videos, and choreographic topics. 


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Question of the Month

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  • IS ALL CHOREOGRAPHY ART?
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  • Your responses...

  • Kelly W. - yes- but the criteria for whether it is "good" art or valuable art is subjective. It is culturally specific and also depends on the evaluators criterion. for example I adjudicated a composition exam in Asia and they did not sue western criteria
  • Truly B. - It depends on how you are choosing to define "Art". I do not believe that all works presented as choreography should be considered "Dance Art", some are "Performance Art"; while dance is movement, not all movement is dance.
  • Stacy P. - Yes! Art, n. artisan, articulate/ratio, from Latin "artus"joint, to join or to fit together, 1. human ability to make things: as distinguished from the world of nature, 2. making or doing of things that that display form, perception, hopefully love

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PEEK OF THE WEEK!

Choreography from Different Angles

Check out our regular postings of cross genre works and enjoy interesting selection of topics

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