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A Summer of Movement: The American Dance Festival

August 8, 2017

Teague Harvey

After only just discovering dance, I dived right in this summer and attended ADF, one of the largest summer dance intensives in the country. What resulted was one of the most empowering, exhausting and transformative experiences of my life.
Teague

A Summer of Movement: New York

July 9, 2017

Teague Harvey

For the start of my glorious Summer of Movement™, I headed to Brooklyn, New York, couch hopped for three weeks, and took just about every single class offered at the Brooklyn Zoo Gym: Parkour, Tricking, Breakdancing, Bar Conditioning, Contortion, etc.
Teague

Jules Makes A Personal Narrative Film

June 5, 2017

Jules Greene

I wanted a program where I would be given the freedom to pursue different styles of filmmaking, because I was getting bored with knowing the ins and outs of really normal video-making, for lack of a better term.
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Finding Community at the Asia America Art Collective

March 13, 2017

Jules Greene

There's something unique about being an AAPI artist that presents its own set of complexities and conflicts that made the experience of hanging out with other AAPI artists give me a sense of hope and comfort about my decision to become a filmmaker.
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My Piano Weekend Experience

December 13, 2015

Celina Kobetitsch

A post that contemplates how much impact we have as musicians while I also provide highlights of my experience at the 150th anniversary of the conservatory piano celebration.
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