Red Clay Dance Company
Red Clay Dance Company, based in Chicago, Illinois, is a dynamic contemporary dance company that embraces the intersection of African diaspora culture, dance, and social activism. Led by founder and artistic director Vershawn Sanders-Ward, the company presents powerful performances that blend traditional African dance forms with contemporary movement techniques. Through their artistic endeavors, Red Clay Dance Company explores themes of identity, social justice, and cultural preservation. The company also prioritizes community engagement, offering educational programs and outreach initiatives to empower and inspire diverse audiences. Red Clay Dance Company is recognized for its commitment to artistic excellence, cultural enrichment, and advocacy through the transformative power of dance.
Red Clay Dance Company is a Black, female-led, 501(c)(3) tax exempt for-purpose organization that awakens “Glocal” Artivism through creating, performing, and teaching dances of the African Diaspora.
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