UBW Partnership Fellow | 2021
As part of an inaugural partnership since 2018 with Urban Bush Women’s (UBW) Choreographic Center Initiative’s (CCI) Choreographic Fellows Program, MANCC looks forward to welcoming nia love into residence. love's residency will mark the third of three sets of residencies in this three-year partnership program with the UBW CCI, which utilizes a two-pronged approach that advances the work of individual women choreographers from the African and Indian Diaspora while bringing about systemic change in the field of dance. MANCC is currently in conversation with love to determine what kinds of remote residency support can generatively support her creative process, while waiting for when it will be safe for an on the ground residency.
This partnership is supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.