Dance for Social Justice™
Community Residency

Move for justice together! 
 Explore movement towards liberation and social changethrough Dance for Social Justice™ (DSJ)!
Explore in English!
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All community members are welcome, ages 8+
Movement experience not required.

Join artists Mar Parrilla and Dey Hernández of Danza Orgánica in a 4-part workshop series exploring creative strategies for effective collaboration in our Pittsfield and Berkshire community – through movement, conversation, and art-making.

All participants will be compensated for their time, active participation, and creative contributions. 

We ask that participants are present in all 4 workshops to be eligible for an honorarium: $18/hour per workshop hour, for up to 20 hours. Additional compensation may be provided for rehearsals, work-in-process showings, and reflection sessions.
Pittsfield Workshop Dates:
Saturday, June 11 | 3-6pm
Sunday, June 12 | 1-4pm
Saturday, July 2 | 1-4pm
Saturday, July 9 | 1-4pm

Plus! Work-in-process sharings July 15 and 21!
Register Here

Presented in partnership with the Pittsfield Moves! community initiative.

For more information, contact
Afrotaíno artist Mar Parrilla, was birthed by Mother Earth in the Caribbean, Borikén (so called Puerto Rico). She is the Founding Artistic Director, and lead Choreographer of Danza Orgánica.

Dey Hernández is an architect, interdisciplinary artist, performance artist, and educator. She designs and directs workshops with AgitArte, a non-profit organization dedicated to artistic and popular education projects in marginalized communities.
COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols
To attend, we require:
Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination with a booster shot, if eligible (ages 5+) as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in the form of either a vaccination card, a photo of the card, or a digital vaccine record, accompanied by a photo ID for those over the age of 18.CDC-approved face masks are required (ages 2+).Social distancing will be observedFor up to date and full COVID-19 protocols, please visit here.