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 at CUNY Graduate Center: Growing Up Policed

Incited by the case of the felony conviction of a young woman of color for sexting with her girlfriend in Oregon and participatory research on criminalization among 1,100 young people … Continue reading

December 26, 2011 · 1 Comment

Back in Action!

BlackLight participant Tiffany leads the class in a warm up stretch.

November 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

fresh off the press!

May 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

May is LoveJoyDance

The BlackLight Project presents…. LoveJoyDance Wednesdays in May! Classes start May 4th Aimee Cox is teaching an intermediate level modern dance class (FREE!) on Wednesdays from 6-8 p.m. at the … Continue reading

May 4, 2011 · Leave a comment

disappearing acts

Join The BlackLight Project as we play with visibility…invisibility…being seen and getting ghost… DISAPPEARING ACTS A day and a half workshop on the beauty, power and technique of invisible theater … Continue reading

April 12, 2011 · Leave a comment

BlackLight, Madness and Radical Performance

RUMINATIONS ON BLACKNESS Wednesday, April 20th 2011 Paul Robeson Main Art Gallery Keynote Speaker: La Marr Jurelle Bruce, PhD Candidate in African American Studies and American Studies at Yale Since … Continue reading

April 7, 2011 · 1 Comment

Come Dance with Me…

THIS JUST IN!! There will be a BEGINNING LEVEL PILATES CLASS offered before the dance class on April 1st from 4:00 – 4:45…LENGTHEN THOSE LIMBS AND STRENGTHEN THAT CORE Aimee … Continue reading

March 23, 2011 · Leave a comment