Announcements

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SLIPPAGE Contributes to Race and Climate Change Festival

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Thomas Defrantz, representing SLIPPAGE, participated as a contributing artist for the Spectrum Dance Theater’s Race and Climate Change Festival.  He describes the festival: The Race and Climate Change Festival explores how BIPOC lives are impacted by choices that others make. ... read more about SLIPPAGE Contributes to Race and Climate Change Festival »


Thomas DeFrantz

NEA Supports Project Led By Duke Dance professor

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

The Collegium for African Diaspora Dance (CADD), a community that supports scholars and artists committed to dance of the African diaspora, has been awarded $25,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts, the organization announced on May 12.  Thomas F. DeFrantz, professor... read more about NEA Supports Project Led By Duke Dance professor »


Theater Magazine

SLIPPAGE on cover of THEATER magazine

Saturday, January 16, 2021

SLIPPAGE is delighted to relate that our performance texts for Soundz at the Back of My Head is featured on the cover of Theater, the journal published by Yale School of Drama and Duke University Press.  Volume 50 No. 3 includes a text by SLIPPAGE affiliate Quran Karriem about his work on the... read more about SLIPPAGE on cover of THEATER magazine »


Slippage Affiliate Quran Karriem

Quran Karriem BESSIE Award Nomination

Saturday, December 12, 2020

We are proud to announce SLIPPAGE affiliate, Quran Karriem, is a nominee for the 2020 Bessies Awards! He is nominated for Outstanding Music Composition/Sound Design for the SLIPPAGE production “Soundz at the Back of My Head.” Quran gave the following statement: It’s an incredible privilege to... read more about Quran Karriem BESSIE Award Nomination »


John Perpener

CADD Continues with Dr. John Perpener and more

Friday, October 23, 2020

The Collegium for African Diaspora Dance joins the Dance Studies Association to co-host a 3-part program series focusing on Black dance. The series kicked off September 26 and the final session will take place November 7 11 AM EST,  Marcea Daiter shows excerpts from her interviews with... read more about CADD Continues with Dr. John Perpener and more »


Katrina Hazzard-Donald

CADD continues with "Connectivity"

Friday, October 9, 2020

The Collegium for African Diaspora Dance joins the Dance Studies Association to co-host a 3-part program series focusing on Black dance. The series kicked off September 26 and continues October 17 11 AM EST  with “Connectivity.” Always provoking foundational Black Dance scholar ... read more about CADD continues with "Connectivity" »


QF Announce

Lion's Jaw Queer Futures

Thursday, October 1, 2020

  Lion’s Jaw is a performance and dance festival bringing together national choreographers, performers, educators and students to study, perform and create together . This year, via panels, they are creating a space to examine, question, and think critically about how and why these... read more about Lion's Jaw Queer Futures  »


Infinite Eric Cheung

SLIPPAGE sponsors Configurations in Vancouver

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Configurations in Vancouver: Performance Curation and Communities of Colour, 4th iteration Presented by  Made in BC - Dance on Tour and co- produced in partnership with SLIPPAGE@Duke: PERFORMANCE | CULTURE | TECHNOLOGY, and SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programming with support from with support... read more about SLIPPAGE sponsors Configurations in Vancouver »


Imani

SLIPPAGE sponsors CADD|DSA Collaboration on Dance

Thursday, September 17, 2020

SLIPPAGE is proud to announce that the Collegium for African Diaspora Dance joins the Dance Studies Association to co-host a 3-part program series focusing on Black dance. This  series will be an exploration of the politics, aesthetics, and alchemy of African diasporic dance.  The series... read more about SLIPPAGE sponsors CADD|DSA Collaboration on Dance »


Charlottesville Monument

Eto Otitigbe Creates Charlottesville Monument

Thursday, September 10, 2020

We are extremely proud to announce SLIPPAGE affiliate, Eto Otitigbe, along with an acclaimed team of designers and artists, have transformed a Charlottesville monument at the University of Virginia. The eloquent and thoughtful design has reimagined dedications that have previously been long... read more about Eto Otitigbe Creates Charlottesville Monument »


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