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Cultural Competence, Dance, and A Better World

Posted on Friday, April 1st, 2016 by jtwilli8 under CVPA, Dance.

A Taiwanese American, 5’2, and stylish woman, Cynthia Ling Lee, Assistant Professor of Dance in the School of Music, Theatre and Dance, has a dynamic approach to teaching cultural competence in the classroom.  Her loving approach to pedagogy introduces different dance forms unfamiliar to students in an engaging way. She emphasizes how her subject matter […]

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Performer’s Perspective: Dialogues of the Carmelites

Posted on Friday, April 1st, 2016 by Ashley Oliveira under CVPA, Music, Theatre, Uncategorized. Tags: , , ,

What makes art relevant?  How can you take a two-hundred year old art form and make it accessible to a 21st century audience?  How as an artist can you find echoes of your own voice in a score written centuries before your birth?  Well, when you dismantle the artifice of expectation and find the voice […]

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