• Jackie Liebergott Black Box Theater (map)
  • 559 Washington St
  • Boston, MA 02111

Urban Bush Women
BOLD (Builders, Organizers and Leaders through Dance)

UBW has been at the forefront of activating the intersections of professional/community art-making, civic engagement, leadership, and group dynamics for over two decades. In this intensive workshop, participants will be introduced to UBW’s core frameworks and practices for culturally-rooted community engagement and organizing. The weekend will also have a particular focus on the histories and issues most relevant to the Boston-area.

Archiving body memory to create pathways of liberation and resistance through the history of the Underground Railroad:

  • Dance classes rooted in Liberatory & African Diasporic Practices

  • Entering, Building & Exiting Community (EBX)

  • Story Circles

  • Generating Art Making from Research