Dance Blog: Contemporary Choreo

This week in Dance class we’ve been studying contemporary, modern, and contact improv! We’ve been creating choreography together and learning to explore negative space with an emphasis on play. Check out this short snippet of what we’ve been working on. –Saulo Castillo, Dance Instructor

Mic Madness Results Are In: Winners in Dance, Comedy and Music

Big Congrats to Asia Jones, Jay Lew, and Desmond Andrews!! These three along with many other performers lit up the AS220 Main Stage last night . Desmond came in 3rd place with his first ever stand up comedy performance. Jay Lew got silver with a new original song. Asia is our big $100 winner with…

Dance Blog: SpecialFX

The first week of our Dance Apprenticeship was a success! Apprentices started exploring the Future Worlds theme, and getting themselves acquainted with some new dance vocabulary. Our youth are excited to build, learn, and create choreography over the next few weeks. This week we had a surprise special guest, Quentin “SpecialFX” Robinson, stop by and…

FUTUREWORLDS 4.0: THE GODDESS, THE CAT, AND THE TRAP HOUSE

On Saturday, June 9th at PVD Fest, at 9 PM, AS220 Youth presented FUTUREWORLDS 4.0: THE GODDESS, THE CAT, AND THE TRAP HOUSE – a multidimensional performance telling the stories of 3 intertwining creatures developed by the artists of AS220 Youth. As the story goes, each has played an integral role in destroying what human beings have created: systems…