Come dance with Nora Chipaumire, New York-based contemporary dancer and choreographer, in a free workshop open to the public sponsored by Arizona State University Herberger Institute School of Dance on Saturday, August 27, 2011 from 1:00-4:30pm in the Nelson Fine Arts Center, studio 122, ASU Tempe Campus.
The workshop can accommodate many levels of dance experience and offers an introduction to Nora’s artistic philosophy as well as her movement and creative practices. No registration is necessary.
Originally from Zimbabwe, Nora’s background includes training extensively with Germaine Acogny, considered the mother of contemporary African dance at L’Ecoles des Sables in Senegal. Since 2005, Nora has toured extensively around the world as an independent artist and won numerous awards for her choreography. She also has played an instrumental role as Associate Artistic Director for the internationally renowned company, Urban Bush Women. Nora is a regular artist faculty at the Herberger Institute School of Dance and will be in residence during the fall 2011 semester.
For more information, please contact Pegge Vissicaro at 602-790-0363 or ude.usanull@eggep