Support the world premiere of /wē/ premiering April 25-28, 2019 @ The Theater at the 14th Street Y.
/wē/ is a collective study on gender identity through a femme-identifying lens that rids the binary, embraces the inner self and builds without walls. States of transcendence, embodiment, neutrality and autonomy are explored as MICHIYAYA Dance interweaves thoughts, memories, and dreams.
Choreography: Anya Clarke
Visual and Contextual Design: Mitsuko Verdery
Featuring: Belinda Adam, Breeanah Breeden, Stephanie Carlos, Núria Martin Fandos, Hannah Seiden, Alexandra Wood, Alex Bittner, Aleixa Freire, Alex Schmidt
Live Sound: slowdanger
Lighting Design: Alejandro Fajardo
“/wē/ presents journeys through challenging binaries, as the dancers explore queer magic, sexuality, taboo, instinct, intuition and prejudice in the face of social norms,” - Julieta Varela (Medium).
Your contributions will directly support:
"All the artists involved have dedicated a tremendous amount of their time, energy, and artistry to /wē/. We couldn't be more grateful and hope you can help us realize this vision." - Anya Clarke & Mitsuko Verdery, Artistic Directors of MICHIYAYA Dance
Photo by Jeremiah Cumberbatch.