driven to move black culture(s)
into the future
maker, improviser, performer, director, collaborator, educator
sculpture by visual artist Jemila MacEwan
Leslie Parker Dance Project (LPDP) is a platform to make, perform and to direct original dances. Leslie Parker highlights unique individual contributions and experimentation while digging into collective memory to engage with the world more imaginatively.
LPDP envision more supportive environments for creative Black Space(s) to cultivate collaborative exchanges in Dance art; and that forefront Black improvisation from a femme lens.
Black Dance Improvisation Series, 2022