This class will be an exploration of the notion of radical joy, and its implementation into our lives through movement–that transcends the boundaries of genres.
About Mpoe Mogale:
Mpoe is a Black Queer Femme that reigns from Lebowakgomo, South Africa. Amongst many other things they do, they are a professionally trained dancer, currently with Decidedly Jazz Dance’s Professional Training Program. They have curated several shows including one produced by Mile Zero Dance and Azimuth Theatre, titled “What (Black) Life Requires.” Utilizing art as a means to not only understand themselves but also the world around them, Mpoe’s creations are rooted in activism, tending to cast a mirror upon (Canadian) society and allow for a space wherein we can reconsider the myths we have existed within; particularly as it pertains to race and gender.