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Joelle anderson “our unity in simply being human, led us forward”

As the past few weeks have gone by, since the production of “Bountiful: A Teacher’s Journey,” I have had a lot of time to reflect on the experience. Time to reflect on my own personal growth, as well as that of the collective group. All of…

A Teacher’s Journey: Meet Luis Salgado

“Every door I have opened today has opened because I’m a dancer. Dancing is what made me, what opened those doors. I am everything else because I was a dancer first.” –Luis Salgado BOUNTIFUL: A Teacher’s…

A Teacher’s Journey: Meet Amanda Turner

Amanda Turner works throughout the U.S. and internationally as a master teacher, choreographer and consultant. She has been voted by Dance Magazine as one of New York’s Top 10 Women Artists “who are doing it all.” Born in Nottingham, England, she completed her…

A Teacher’s Journey: Meet Rebeca Tomas

Rebeca Tomás is an internationally acclaimed Flamenco dancer, sharing her mastery with Revolucion Latina in this year’s Choreographers Festival. She began her formal dance training in Granada, Spain at Maite Galán’s Escuela de Danza Española. She later moved to Madrid, where she studied at the…

A Teacher’s Journey: Meet Daniel Fetecua Soto

Daniel Fetecua-Soto is originally from Bogotà, Colombia. He earned his BFA from Folkwang-Hochschule in Germany, and since 2006 he has been a member of the Limón Dance Company. He has appeared as a guest artist in Pina Bausch’s acclaimed and unforgettable Rite of Spring…

A Teacher’s Journey: Meet Valeria Cossu

Valeria Cossu began her professional career performing at the Opera Lirica in Italy. She went on to join several prestigious international dance and theatre companies such as MAYUMANA, Yllana, and Kaleido. Always the versatile artist, Valeria’s performance career soon expanded beyond into the realms…

A Teacher’s Journey: Meet Gabriela Garcia

Gabriela is Co-Founder and Director of R.Evolución Latina. She has delivered the heart of our organization’s mission to underprivileged students in New York and her native La Paz by teaching workshops at community centers and master classes at local dance schools. An impassioned mentor and…

A Teacher’s Journey: Meet Rickey Tripp

Rickey Tripp is a fiery performer, choreographer, and teacher. He has appeared on Broadway in Motown the Musical and In the Heights. Other performance credits include the off-Broadway production of In the Heights (which received a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble Performance), the AIDA national tour, and The Radio…