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December 10, 2022

Describing Dance | The Longest Way Round is the Shortest Way Home conversation on dance, access and archiving performance

December 10 1-2pmPST

With panellists: Harmanie Rose Sophie Corriveau and Maud Mazo-Rothenbühler from Danse-Cité Amy Amantea Moderated by: Jose Miguel Esteban

Arts Assembly and Dancemakers have partnered to host a conversation on dance access, in particular for the blind / low vision community. Arts Assembly’s recent series two part series The Longest Way Round is the Shortest Way Home will be explored through this conversation, emphasizing the process and possibilities of programming and supporting inclusive dance, performance and visual art practices.

This talk is the launch of Arts Assembly’s archive recordings of The Longest Way Round is the Shortest Way Home which was intentionally designed with dance descriptions by Andrea Cownden in consultation with Amy Amantea.

Accessibility

Accessibility contact: Cara Spooner / artistic@dancemakers.org / 416 367 1800