The BlackLight Project

BlackLight is a performance ethnography project. We utilize the creativity and critical insight of a multigenerational group of women to reimagine the possibilities for living in under-resourced urban environments.

BlackLight Newark

A video produced by Rutgers-Newark describing the work of the BlackLight Project in Newark, and the background of its founder, Dr. Aimee Cox. Dance, social justice, and the city. Love … Continue reading

September 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

This is BlackLight: Images from the “Posing Beauty” workshops

Here are a series of photographs taken by BlackLight participants during rehearsals for Posing Beauty — a book and exhibition curated by Deborah Willis — which was performed at the … Continue reading

June 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Social Movements, Bodies, and Protest

BlackLight is pleased to be a part of the CUNY Grad Center’s conference on Protest and Public Space coming-up next week on May 2nd and 3rd. Aimee Cox and Monica … Continue reading

April 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Da Club

Bed-Stuy basement house party Dancing alone in your living room & Da Club All wrapped up into one big ball of dancelovejoy at MOCO MOJO tomorrow from 6:45 – 8! … Continue reading

March 7, 2012 · Leave a comment


A Hot Mess! Pilates in a Heated Room  We’re all a hot mess at some point. This unique Pilates class combines meditation and stretching in a heated room so we … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

It’s Official!

MOCO MOJO dance is officially on the schedule of one of my favorite places in the whole wide world – Sacred Brooklyn! To say I am excited would be an … Continue reading

February 18, 2012 · 2 Comments

Moco Mojo! New (FREE trial) Classes at Sacred Studio in Bklyn!

Connecting to the FREEDOM  of the GET DOWN and the SWEET JOY of SURRENDER… Finding COMMUNITY on the dance floor… Dancing BODIES elevating SPIRIT… This is MOCO MOJO! And you … Continue reading

January 29, 2012 · Leave a comment