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A border-defying contemporary dance piece—born from cross-cultural collaboration in Tijuana, by Martita Abril and Matthew Armstrong Read more

Manhattan, NY Dance
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A border-defying contemporary dance piece—born from cross-cultural collaboration in Tijuana, by Martita Abril and Matthew Armstrong

Manhattan, NY Dance
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About this project

Our original choreography, Dis Or Der, has been selected to be presented at a dance festival in New York City. To be able to make this happen we need to raise money to help diffuse costs associated with travel and lodging. My partner, Matthew Armstrong, is a member of the renowned company Lux Boreal from Tijuana, México and he will be coming to NYC to perform this piece. With your help we can make this happen and repeat this cultural exchange that has been presented in México and California and now in the great City of New York. 

Risks and challenges

If this project is successfully funded the only real potential challenges are staying healthy and free of injury to be able to perform and share our art. Finalizing studio rentals for rehearsals, getting our props from Tijuana, México are not really considered challenges and we definitely can tackle them.

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    A postcard of a picture of the performance with a thank you note from the performers.

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    A full-length DVD of the production with artist commentary.

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    A full length DVD of the production with artist commentary and a full hour ballroom dance class from the Champion in Ballroom Matthew Armstrong in the San Diego Area.

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    A full-length DVD of the production with artist commentary and a full hour Contemporary dance class from the repertory of Dis Or Der in the New York City area.

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