Former performer with the all-female dance company Urban Bush Women, Monique Walker teams up with former performer of the all-male EDGEWORKS Dance Theater, Reggie Glass in an evening of works by each award-winning artist. Two time Metro DC Dance Award winner Reggie Glass has been a local force in the DC dance field since receiving his MA at American University in 2001. His work, known for its urban esthetic, is always geared towards enlightening those living in urban communities. Monique Walker specializes in traditional and contemporary African dance and culture. The former assistant to the artistic director of Chuck Davis' African American Dance Ensemble, Walker has served on the dance faculties of
North Carolina State University, St. Cloud State University’s Summer Dance Institute and The School at Jacob’s Pillow. Her performance credits include Urban Bush Women, Kariamu and Company: Traditions, world premier choreography by David Dorfman at the American Dance Festival, amongst others. Co-presented with Mason-Rhynes Productions.
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Added by Dance Place on August 8, 2006