Sydnie L. Mosley Dances (SLMDances) is a New York City-based dance-theater collective that works in communities to organize for gender and racial justice through experiential dance performance.
New York State Dance Education Association:
Discussions on Anti-Racist Practices in Dance and Dance Education
Nov 21 @ 2-3:15PM EST
Join Sydnie and Allegra for their session at the NYSDEA Mini-Conference. This session will explore tools for developing anti-racist practices and creating dance work that problem-solves social justice issues. The presenters will share practices in and facilitate discussion on decolonizing dance and dance education.
SPOTS FILLING UP FOR NOV SESSIONS!
Save the Date:
SPOTLIGHT IN PURPLE
Dec 8 @ 12PM EST
SLMDances launches the latest galaxy in the PURPLE Universe: Spotlight in PURPLE (SIP), shining a light on PURPLE themes and questions through virtual and analog experiences.
PURPLE is a multi-project universe that illuminates the power of “deep sisterhood for social change” through storytelling and movement.
Visit slmdances.com on Dec 8 to engage our virtual experience. Learn more about the projects in our PURPLE Universe by clicking below.
The Dance Union Town Hall for Collective Action: Dismantling White Supremacy in Dance Institutions
In this panel curated by J. Bouey and Melanie Greene of The Dance Union, Artistic Director Sydnie L. Mosley shares eight action items in her practice for decolonizing dance education.
The panel features speakers Jonathan Gonzalez, Tanisha Sabine, Akilah Toney, Mars Espinosa, Tiffany Rea-Fisher, Kam Chatman and DJ TonyMonkey.
Our education practice manifests through four core activities: Technique Class and Rehearsal, Community Workshops, Lecture Demonstrations, Professional Development. Hire our experienced facilitators to share our process with your community.
We have adapted relevant workshop modules to take place digitally, allowing us to continue to facilitate creative spaces amidst a time of global transformation.
Reflection and writing is major part of the SLMDances process.
Check out the latest musings around the web from our Artistic Director.
Sydnie has contributed to Essence, Dance Magazine, The Brooklyn Rail, Dance Enthusiast and more.
Explore videos, podcasts, interviews and more media featuring Sydnie and SLMDances.
Recent highlights include Black Dance Stories, Pod de Deux and The Dance Edit.