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MOVEMENT SPEAKS® at PSS Manhattanville Senior Center with guest artist Sandra Rivera
February 20, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Celebrating Moving in Strong and Creative Ways! Weekly program. All sessions recommended, but not required. For adults and seniors of all ages and abilities.
Guest artist Sandra Rivera: Extensive career as a dancer, choreographer and educator. A founding member of Ballet Hispanico, she performed as a principal dancer creating a number of roles in the company’s repertory. Since 1990 she has choreographed and performed contemporary dances with thematic content that reflects the Latino experience in the United States. Artist-in-residence at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine with the Omega Dance Co. where she served as director. Her solo dance portraits and choreographies have been presented at El Museo del Barrio, the Caramoor International Music Festival and the Abrons Art Center,the Julia de Burgos Cultural Center, Aaron Davis Hall and the 92 Street Y. She is on the faculty of Ballet Hispanico School of Dance and performs and is a teaching artist for Dancers for a Variable Population. BA in Dance in the Latino Diaspora; CUNY’s Baccalaureate for Unique & Interdisciplinary Studies.