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Tuesday, October 6 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
ODC
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Session Title: Art as Activism

Is dance political? What role should artists play in challenging the public? Bold female choreographers Brenda Way, Nicole Klaymoon, and Rosy Simas will discuss the socio-political nature of their work and engage in a philosophical discussion about the role of art, authorship, and activism in contemporary society. View film clips from recent dance works and engage in open dialogue with happy hour following.

Presenters
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Nicole Klaymoon

Artistic Director of the Embodiment Project, ODC
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Rosy Simas

Artistic, ODC
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Brenda Way

Founder and Artistic Director, ODC

Host Companies
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ODC

ODC is a vibrant arts center that is home to dozens of dance artists and companies, and its spaces are used throughout the year by a diverse group of community arts organizations. Founded in 1971 as a creative nexus for movement, art, collaboration, and ideas, today ODC includes a Company that tours within the US and abroad as well as produces two annual home seasons at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco; a School with more than 200... Read More →

Ambassadors
avatar for Esteban Contreras

Esteban Contreras

Web developer, Freelancer
I'm travelling from Colombia to SF all october, just to meet some cool people in tech and to know this amazing city
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Rajalakshmi Pradheap

Student @ Golden Gate University

Tuesday October 6, 2015 1:30pm - 2:30pm
ODC 351 Shotwell Street, San Francisco, CA, 94110