Storytelling through Dance: Perspectives Inspired by American Portraits

Choreography and portraiture are unique forms of storytelling through which artists can communicate universal narratives and express diverse perspectives without words. Photographs of war veterans by Louie Palu and the veterans’ experiences of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) inspired this dance.

Featuring Dana Tai Soon Burgess, Choreographer-in-Residence at the National Portrait Gallery

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