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My Life As a Modern Dancer

Perspectives from 6 members of the Dancing Around Race cohort in the San Francisco Bay Area about the overdue cultural equity shift happening in the modern & contemporary dance field.   

July 19, 2020 

UCSC Theater Arts Alumni Interview  

by Saksham Kumar

UCSC Theater Arts Instagram 

An open discussion about equity in the arts, "making it",  and advice for emerging artists

July 8, 2020 

Race, Aesthetics, and Working in Community: From "Dancing Around Race" to "LatinXtensions" 

A Conversation between David Herrera, Lead Artist 2019-2020 Community Engagement Residency,

and HMD Artistic Director Hope Mohr

October 29, 2019

KAWL Radio Interview

 DHPCo's discusses "Queridxs Mios: My Loved 1(s)" and its participation in PUSHfest.

 "Audience Award Winner" 2019

 

David Herrera Performance Company explores the power of empathy -- loss  

by Marke B.

48Hills.org

 "Resurrection of Everyday"

After the death of his father, the choreographer-collaborator's new 'Resurrection of Everyday People' became something more personal and immersive.

March 27, 2019

'It's about surviving turmoil': Latinx dance troupe explores racial trauma 

by Jose Fermoso

The Guardian (U.S).

Feature about DHPCo. participation in the Festival of Latin American Contemporary Choreographers

November 9, 2018

‘The Least of Them’ examines race, politics through dance 

by Mary Ellen Hunt

San Francisco Chronicle /SF Gate

"The Least of Them"

May 10, 2016

Building Dance on the Latino Experience

by Liz Brent

Stance on Dance

Interview with David Herrera , "The Least of Them"

May 9, 2016

 

Risk, Experimentation, and Drinks at Z Space 

by Laura Wenus

Missiona Local

  "TOUCH"

March 31, 2015

 

Separation Becomes Communal in "TOUCH"

by Marke Bieschke

48 Hills.org 

 "TOUCH"

March 31, 2015

Helping the Homeless Through the Arts: Community Housing Partnership in Action 

by Irene Hsiao 

SF Weekly

Highlights David Herrera & DHPCo's community outreach practices 

April 9, 2014 

 

'The Stranger (Part1)': Poor Amongst the Rich

by Nirmala Nataraj 

San Francisco Chronicle/ SF Gate

 "the Stranger (Part 1)" SF premiere

April 17, 2013

 

So You Think When You Dance?

by Scott Rappaport

UCSC Newscenter 

Commissioned Guest Company for UC Santa Cruz's Theater Arts Dept.

Spring Dance Concert 

May 2013 

 

Death and All His Friends

by Jenny Simeone

Santa Cruz Good Times 

"Slumber" 

April 24, 2012

 

5 Questions with Choreographer David Herrera

by Geri Jeter

California Literary Review

 "American Layercake"

March 10, 2011

 

Wanda Pick's Radio Blogspot 

by Wanda Sabir

(Listen from 40min-60min)

Interview for "American Layercake" 

March 4, 2011

Backstage with the 2011 GWC Professional Inviational Artist:

Feature Profile David Herrera Performance Company

Nannette Brody Dance Theater

Feature as guest performers for NBDT professional perfomance at Orange County Community College 

January 2011

 

Hispanic Dancers Make Their Voices Heard

by Rita Felciano 

Write Up for "A Modern World: Latino Perspectives" festival presented by DHPCo.

February 10, 2009 

 

Other:

Winter Arts: Dance

by Irene Hsiao

SF Weekly

 

What's in April's Flask?

Stance on Dance

March 28, 2013

 

Best Bets

Santa Cruz Sentinnel

April 2012

Backstage with the 2011 GWC Professional Inviational Artist:

Feature Profile David Herrera Performance Company

Nannette Brody Dance Theater

Invited guests during NBDT concert at Orange County Community College 

January 2011

 

Editor's Notes by Greg Archer 

Santa Cruz Good Times

April 25, 2012 

 

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