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ICONS INSPIRE - ARCHIVES

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 dancemaker creative process, background and training to inspire, provoke and challenge your intellectual repertoire.  

 

Interviews previously featured by ICONS INSPIRE include:

 

 

CAMILLE A. BROWN (USA): DANCING INTO THE IMPOSSIBLE 

PAUL LIGHTFOOT AND SOL LEON (UK/SPAIN/NETHERLANDS): ALL ABOUT NON-CONFORMITY

YUAN YUAN WANG (CHINA): PASSION IN CHINA 

YURI GRIGOROVICH (RUSSIA): A LIVING RUSSIAN MONUMENT

CHRISTIAN SPUCK (GERMANY): EUROPE'S BEST KEPT SECRET

PILOBOLUS (USA): BEYOND THE LIMITS

KYLE ABRAHAM (USA): MOTON DRIVE

JOANNA MENDL SHAW (USA): DANCING WITH HORSES

WANG/RAMIREZ (FRANCE-SPAIN-KOREA): BLENDING DANCE STYLES AND CULTURES

HANS VAN MANEN (NETHERLANDS): THE DUTCH MASTER

AMELIA RUDOLPH (USA): VERTICAL CHOREOGRAPHY

DAVID DAWSON (UK): CITIZEN NOWHERE

STEPHEN PETRONIO (USA): CHASING AND CATCHING

TATIANA BAGANOVA (RUSSIA): THE QUIET REVOLUTION OF NEW DANCE IN RUSSIA

OSNEL DELGADO (CUBA): TRANSFORMING AN ISLAND INTO A HARBOR 

DEBBIE ALLEN (USA): INSIDE THE FRAME 

DEBORAH COLKER (BRAZIL): THE OLYMPIAN CHOREOGRAPHER OF BRAZIL 

RENANA RAZ (ISRAEL): DANCING AS A GIFT OF LIFE AND JOURNEY OF REVELATION

JIRI BUBENICEK (CZECH REPUBLIC): BROTHERLY LOVE AND CHOREOGRAPHY

ANNABELE LOPEZ OCHOA (COLOMBIA/BELGIUM): NAVIGATING TWO CULTURES & BREAKING INTO BALLET CHOREOGRAPHY

RENNIE HARRIS (USA): CHOREOGRAPHY, STREET DANCE AND TAKING ADVICE WITH A GRAIN OF SALT

LIZ LERMAN (USA): CHOREOGRAPHIC TOOLS, INSPIRATION, AND NARRATIVE

HUANG YI (TAIWAN): CHOREOGRAPHING FOR ROBOTS AND OTHER INANIMATE OBJECTS