Upcoming choreographer wins prestigious award, works to make dance opportunities available to youth.
What is it about dance that makes it such a powerful medium for getting a message across?
It’s just so visceral. When you watch dance in life, it moves you somehow. … At the end, the dancers are sweating, you see them out of breath, you see they’re exhausted, and you can’t help but become engaged in it and feel something for these people (…).
James Cousins, Choreographer