Grant Recipient Details

Location
Boston, MA
Artist
J Michael Winward, Boston, MA
Project Title
“Decolonizing Dancesport” will begin a conversation that acknowledges the appropriative nature of competitive / exhibition style ballroom dancing, and imagines a future steeped in acknowledgement and more responsible practice.
Fiscal Year Awarded
2021
Grant or Program
New England Dance Fund
Grant Amount
$850

Boston-based dance artist Michael Winward engages consultants in a series of conversations around decolonizing ballroom dance practice. These conversations will center topics of acknowledgement, gender neutrality, and accessibility.