MBDance is one of twenty-five dance organizations to be recognized by Dance/NYC via the Dance Advancement Fund in February 2020. The fund is made possible by support of the Ford Foundation. The purpose of the Fund is to address the inequitable distribution of resources in the dance field and advance resilience by supporting dance makers with annual […]
BAAD! and The Chocolate Factory Theater are presenting the world premiere of (re)Source, a new performance by Maria Bauman-Morales / MBDance. Tickets are available at https://chocolatefactorytheater.org/maria-bauman-morales/ (re)Source is an evening-length live danced and spoken artwork performed inside an installation (crafted by Bauman-Morales in consultation with Zimbabwean-born interdisciplinary artist Nontsikelelo Mutiti) of taut strings and framed images which immersively surrounds […]
…On the Cosmos MBDance Artistic Director, Maria Bauman-Morales contributed an article in Dancing While Black: Black Bodies | White Boxes, Angela’s Pulse inaugural digital journal! photo: Pouvoir (Video Still) | Art by Miatta Kawinzi.
Feeling the Vibration of the Periphery : A Conversation Feeling the Vibration of the Periphery : A Conversation with Maria Bauman-Morales, Alyssa Alpine, Pato Hebert , Cláudio Bueno , João Simões , Jaime Shearn Coan, Kendra Sullivan.
The Urban Bush Women Choreographic Center has announced its second cohort of awardees and fellowship candidates. Our own Maria Bauman-Morales is one of them, along with Ananya Chaterjea, Hope Boykin, Stephanie McKee, and Ni’Ja Whitson! The new Cohort was selected through a nationwide vetting process to identify choreographers who have distinctive artistic voices, compelling point […]
MBDance is featured on InfiniteBody’s Honor Roll 2018 for our work ‘(re)Source, an investigation-in-process’ at Brooklyn Arts Exchange this past April! InfiniteBody is a blog of “art and creative consciousness” by Eva Yaa Asantewaa. She is a Bessie-Award-winning writer, arts advocate, and curatorial director at Gibney. Her Honor Roll celebrates noteworthy works in the fields […]