Why can we not make art in periods of crisis?

Dance has taught me to see my beauty, beyond ideas of perfection. It has taught me to stand up straight and face the rough waters of life with dignity and strength. In times of deep crises, however, I often lose my connection to dance, even though it would be so healing. Maybe because it is too fragile an art form …

Mysticism in Dance

My fascination for dance started very early in life. I would admire the ballet dancers, the postures and grace and I would dance everywhere I could – on the street, in the grocery stores and at school. As a girl, I didn’t feel embarrassed about dancing in front of other people or for my dance technique, I was just myself …