Justice Dance Performance Project Blog

June 1, 2023

June 2023 Letter From Judy

On Sunday afternoon I sat on the lawn of the Butler McCook House in Hartford and took in the captivating energy of the Renaissance Gyal […]
May 1, 2023

May 2023 Letter From Judy

On May 7, we completed the seasonal cycle of In the Presence of Trees, developing four incarnations of the piece inspired by the trees in […]
April 1, 2023

April 2023 Letter From Judy

Do you believe in second chances? I do. And my work in Connecticut’s state prisons since 2005 has only strengthened my belief that people deserve […]
February 1, 2023

February 2023 Letter From Judy

In this past year, the JDPP Ensemble and I have been exploring the beauty, power, and wisdom of trees. We have appreciated them viscerally – […]
December 20, 2023
Dancing the Dance of Change
JOINING HANDS FOR JUSTICE AT ARTISTS COLLECTIVE—SO MANY THANKS! As we approach the completion of 2023, we find ourselves in a world torn apart by […]
January 26, 2024
New Year, More Boundaries Bridged
After a short break for the holidays our Bridging Boundaries programs are back in full swing. We are also excited to announce that after almost […]
January 26, 2024
Moving Matters! at Parkville
Our Moving Matters! residency at Parkville Community School is now underway. JDPP teaching artists are exploring movement and visual arts with students in the 3rd […]
January 26, 2024
Unmuting
Is anybody there, is anybody listening? Can anybody hear me, is anybody there? Is my voice put on silence, my life put on mute? Is […]
March 15, 2024
The Power of Performance
It is the morning after two performances of Unmuting at Christ Church Cathedral Community Room on February 27, presented by CT State Capital College and […]