Dance/NYC 2020 Symposium



Saturday, March 21, 2020
9:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Zoom x Facebook Live

Sessions were free and open to the public. 

All sessions include ASL interpretation. 
Videos with closed captioning will be available soon.

Click speaker names to access their bios:

Ali Rosa-Salas Headshot

Ali Rosa-Salas, Director of Programming, Abrons Arts Center/Henry Street Settlement

Chrybaby Cozie Headshot

Chrybaby Cozie, Faculty, Exile Professional Gym (EXPG) and Broadway Dance Center

Clarissa is a petite latina woman with medium length wavy black hair, a black blazer and white shirt with a white background

Clarissa Soto-Josephs, Executive Director


Courtney Harge

Courtney Harge, Producing Artistic Director, Colloquy Collective; Associate Director, Inbound Marketing, Fractu

Dustin Gibson Headshot

Dustin Gibson, Founding Member, Harriet Tubman Collective

Eduardo Vilaro, a Latino male with short black hair and brown eyes. He wears a black suit with a black shirt.

Eduardo Vilaro

Ballet Hispánico

Elizabeth Schlissel Headshot

Elizabeth E. Schlissel, Associate, Tannenbaum Helpern’s Employment Law

Emily Johnson Headshot

Emily Johnson, Choreographer, Director, Guggenheim Fellow

Jackson Polys Headshot

Jackson Polys, Multidisciplinary Artist; Principal Contributor, NRO

Jamie Benson Headshot

Jamie Benson, Artist, Comedian, Dancer, Marketing Consultant

Male with short brown hair, grey suit, white shirt, charcoal tie with a grey background.

Julian Schubach, VP, ODI Financial

Katy Pyle headshot

Katy Pyle, Owner & Founder, Ballez

Laurel, a white woman with creamy skin, cropped silvery hair, and hazel eyes, looks thoughtfully to one side.

Laurel Lawson, Choreographer, Kinetic Light; Artist-Engineer, Rose Tree Productions

Nigel Campbell Headshot

Nigel Campbell, Director, Gibney Company

Paloma, a light skinned Black woman, stands on the bank of the Harlem River, looking upstream as the wind blows through her hair

Paloma McGregor, Co-Founder and Artistic Director

Angela's Pulse

Talila Lewis Headshot

Talila A. Lewis, Community Lawyer, Consultant


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