During this informal showing of new dance work created by Rebecca Gual the artist will share works in progress and offer an artist talk with Q&A about her process, how she has been making work in these challenging times, as well as ideal next steps for their works. Rebecca is performing a piece that addresses the exhaustion of existence.REGISTER HERE
This event is being held in-person at Bethany Arts Community. For your safety, and the safety of our artists and staff, attendance is being limited and you will be required to wear a mask while at Bethany irrespective of vaccination status. Please read our Covid-19 Safety Statement before your visit.
Rebecca Gual is an Afro-Latinx mover, choreographer and arts administrator born and raised in Queens, New York. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from California Institute of the Arts. She creates dance works in collaboration with sound designer Daniel Reyes. She aims to explore involuntary emotional response, earnestness, dormant stimuli, and brutal honesty within her movement language. Her works have previously been presented at The Roy and Edna Disney CalArts Theater (REDCAT), SMUSH Gallery, Ailey/Citigroup Theater, Queens Museum, and Triskelion Arts, among others.
Rebecca Gual and Alexander Diaz are currently part of Pepatian’s 8th annual Dancing Futures: Artist & Mentor Collaborative Residency 2021, produced in partnership with BAAD! Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, which offers emerging Bronx-based and/or dance artists of color with resources, performance opportunities, mentorship, and documentation. pepatian.org
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Residencies and programs at Bethany Arts Community are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, the National Endowment for the Arts, Arts Westchester, and numerous individual donors.