Event Information

Date & Time
January 23, 2014 - 4:15pm
Location
Serra House
589 Capistrano Way
94305 Stanford , CA
California US

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Artist's Salon Featuring Aleta Hayes - Dancing with Jiajia on the Spine of the Temple of Heaven

Description

The Clayman Institute's winter artist's salon is excited to welcome Aleta Hayes, a contemporary dancer, choreographer, performer, and teacher.  Please click here to RSVP for this event.  

Dancing with Jiajia on the Spine of the Temple of Heaven

In December 2013,  Aleta Hayes was awarded a cultural exchange residency in China through the U.S State Department. For this salon, Aleta will share stories and lessons learned about how a friendship between an African American Choreographer and Dancer and a Chinese Dance scholar and dancer, transformed the way she looks at her own performance making process and dance technique- Liquid Flow, forever.

Speakers

    • Lecturer, Contemporary Dance and Performance, Stanford Dance
    Aleta Hayes is a contemporary dancer, choreographer, performer, and teacher. Before her appointment at Stanford, Ms. Hayes taught for eight years at Princeton University in the Program in Theater and Dance and the Program in African American Studies. While at Princeton, Ms. Hayes developed pedagogically innovative courses that combined cultural and performance history, theory, and performance. She has also taught at...