Chanon Judson-Johnson and Samantha Speis, longtime Co-Associate Artistic Directors and Company Members, are promoted to Co-Artistic Directors of the UBW Company. UBW Founder Jawole Willa Jo Zollar remains on board as Chief Visioning Partner and Artistic Director of the Organization.
Urban Bush Women (UBW) has named a new cohort of five Choreographic Fellowship Candidates: Maria Bauman, Hope Boykin, Ananya Chatterjea, Stephanie McKee and Ni’Ja Whitson!
UBW is the new Artist-in-Residence at BRIC! Together we will bring Brooklyn a host of cultural events throughout the year:
The NYC premiere of "Hair & Other Stories" Thursday, January 21, 2019 - Saturday, February 9, 2019
Free Monthly Community Dance Classes starting September 18, 2018.
Hair Parties across Brooklyn
Dream / Research / Move / Create / Build / Delve Deeper / Repeat: UBW Generative Dancer Choreographic & Performance Lab - July 5th - 7th - Register today!
This 3-day workshop will be taught by New York Dance and Performance (Bessie) 2017 Lifetime Achievement in Dance Award recipient and UBW Founder/Visioning Partner, Jawole Willa Jo Zollar.
We welcome participants at any level of their practice to journey through UBW’s creative choreographic lab. We will work from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm daily at the Gelsey Kirkland Academy of Classical Ballet in Brooklyn, NY.