HW - PHILADANCO! Youth Day
HW-PHILADANCO! Youth Day @ DPSCD
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Philadanco in collaboration with Heritage Works is providing a mini tour of Endangered Species November 8 – 12, 2022. The mini-tour includes educator workshop, performances of Endangered Species, talkbacks and youth and community workshops. Choreographed by Anthony Burrell and set on Philadanco, Endangered Species is performed by a six-member, all male cast and is an exploration of police brutality, loss, and transformation. The mini-tour includes a youth day on Wednesday, November 9 as well as workshops at Detroit schools with dance programs.
Date: Wednesday, November 9, 10 AM - 1:30 PM
Site: Detroit School of Arts, 123 Selden Avenue, Detroit MI 48201.
Audience: Students Grades 7 - 12th, Young Artists Ages 13-18 with a focus on dancers, poets and visual artists
Themes: Arts & Social Justice, Young Artists as Storytellers, and Youth-led Excellence and Transformation
Activities: Endangered Species Performance with Talkbacks, and Dance Workshop(s)
Heritage Works - PHILADANCO! Youth Day Schedule - Wednesday, Nov. 9, 9 AM – 1:30 PM
[9:30 to 9:45 AM Partner Schools Arrive, Debus.]
10:15 -11:15 AM - Endangered Species Performance and Talkback
11:20 AM – Visiting Students Transition to Master Classes [Students not participating in master classes/dance workshops board bus and depart]
11:30 AM - 12:50 – Dance Workshops with PHILADANCO! Principal Dancer and Guest Choreographer.
12:50 PM - 1:30 PM – Students Board Bus and Depart or Dance studio is available as lunch space for visiting students
[12:50 or 1:30 PM Remaining Visiting Students Dress, Board buses, and Depart]
To participate, please register at HW-PHILADANCO Youth Day Registration Form