Artist Talkback with Botis Seva and d. Sabela grimes
Streaming live Friday, October 23 at noon Eastern Time
Our latest Artist Talkback features d. Sabela grimes, a choreographer, writer, composer, and educator, and Botis Seva, a dance artist, director, and choreographer, in conversation.
grimes, whose own interdisciplinary works investigate the physical and meta-physical efficacies of Afro-Diasporic cultural practices, invites Seva to discuss his own practice of experimenting with hip hop dance theatre as the Artistic Director of the London-based collective, Far From The Norm. The two artists deliberate how breaking the molds of tradition can allow space for play and exploration, and the delicacy of embedding details into movement that still reveals truths about our societal realities.
Experience Seva’s work through four dance films by Far From The Norm, now available on JoyceStream for an extended run through November 8!
Special thanks to Lee Griffiths and Nicole Klaymoon for their help bringing this artist chat to fruition.
Dive Deeper x JoyceStream’s Artist Talkback
Streamed live Tuesday, July 28 at 7pm Eastern Time
Harlem Stage’s Dive Deeper joins forces with JoyceStream’s Artist Talkback series in a special co-presentation.
Using choreographer/composer/educator Olivier Tarpaga’s Declassified Memory Fragment as a framework, we discuss creating new work, institutional and artistic collaboration, and relationship building for presentation, with a particular focus on the challenges that BIPOC artists face around securing resources for new work development and touring. Joyce Theater director of programming Aaron Mattocks moderates a conversation with Harlem Stage director of programming and Dive Deeper host Monique Martin, and Olivier Tarpaga.
Artist Talkback with Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana
Streamed live Tuesday, June 30, 2020.
Watch our Artist Talkback with Carlota Santana (Artistic Director of Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana) and moderated by Aaron Mattocks (Joyce Director of Programming).
Artist Talkback with Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca
Streamed live Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Tune in to our Artist Talkback featuring Soledad Barrio and Martín Santangelo, Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca's Artistic Director.
Artist Talkback with Parsons Dance
Streamed Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Join the conversation with choreographers David Parsons and Matthew Neenan as they discuss the works that would have premiered during Parsons Dance's previously scheduled performance at The Joyce. Moderated by Aaron Mattocks.
Artist Talkback with And Still You Must Swing
Streamed Monday, May 25, 2020
Moderated by Aaron Mattocks (Joyce Programming Director) and featuring Dormeshia, Jason Samuels Smith, Derick K. Grant, and Camille A. Brown.
Artist Talkback with Stephen Petronio Company
Streamed live on Friday, May 15, 2020
Join us for a special Artist Talkback with Stephen Petronio and Joyce Programming Director Aaron Mattocks on the creative process for Stephen's work American Landscapes, and more!
Artist Talkback with Irene Rodríguez
Streamed live on Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Tune into The Joyce Artist Talkback with Irene Rodríguez as she discusses the creative process for her pieces Solera and Encierro moderated by Laura Diffenderfer (Joyce Associate Director of Content Strategy).
Malpaso Dance Company
Streamed live on Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Join us for a special conversation with Osnel Delgado (Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Malpaso Dance Company; choreographer for 24 Hours and a Dog) and Arturo O'Farrill (music composer and performer), moderated by Ross LeClair (Joyce Producer).
Trisha Brown Dance Company
Streamed live on Friday, April 24, 2020
Join us for an Artist Talkback with the creative team behind Trisha Brown Dance Company including Associate Artistic Director Carolyn Lucas, Artistic Consultant Diane Madden, and choreographer and dancer Lance Gries, moderated by Joyce Programming Director Aaron Mattocks.
Streamed live on Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Watch our Artist Talkback with the creative team behind BalletBoyz Deluxe including choreographers Xie Xin (Xiexin Dance Theatre) and Maxine Doyle (Punchdrunk) and BalletBoyz founders Michael Nunn and Billy Trevitt, moderated by Joyce Programming Director Aaron Mattocks.
Compagnie Hervé KOUBI
Streamed live on April 14, 2020
Moderated by Aaron Mattocks (Joyce Programming Director) featuring Hervé Koubi (artistic director and choreographer) and Guillaume Gabriel (co-founder of Compagnie Hervé KOUBI).
Ronald K. Brown and Collaborators
Streamed live on April 6, 2020
Ronald K. Brown (EVIDENCE Artistic Director and Choreographer), Wunmi Omotayo Olaiya (Costume Designer / Recording Artist), and Peven Everett (Music Director for Grace (Live); Performer; Composer for "Gabriel", “Bless It” & "Rock Shock"). Moderated by Aaron Mattocks (Joyce Programming Director).
The opinions expressed in these conversations are those of the individual and do not necessarily reflect those of The Joyce.
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Programs of The Joyce Theater Foundation are also supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council with special thanks to Speaker Corey Johnson; and made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Major support has also been provided by Ford Foundation, The Harkness Foundation for Dance, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, NYC COVID-19 Response and Impact Fund in The New York Community Trust, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, and The Shubert Foundation. Key support has been provided by First Republic Bank, National Endowment for the Arts, New England Foundation for the Arts and its National Dance Project, Jerome Robbins Foundation, and The SHS Foundation.