“Nothing to Lose”

Choreographer Kate Champion asked the question: what does it mean to put really big bodies on the dance stage? She premiered "Nothing to Lose" at Sydney Festival in January, 2015 Champion was inspired by watching the way larger bodies moved through the world, and dancing in clubs. It led her to ask why she never saw bodies like…

Dance that Fat Around

With Fashion week recently in the news, there's been the predictable chatter about body image and the messages that designers are projecting on the runway. So much of media's portrayal of body image has an aesthetic of the very thin. not exactly news. Recently the lovely Jennifer Lawrence reported that "In Hollywood I'm obese... I'm…

Art Saves Lives

I want to introduce you to one of my clients, someone who's passion, faith and creativity is dedicated to the children of Metropolitan DC. Reverend Delores Roberts is the founder and director of Zoe Life Ministries, a non-profit organization devoted to improving the lives and education of disadvantaged kids. Starting in her home community of…