For Jannel Smith, dancing is essential to her mental and physical health. But she had to overcome a major cultural taboo just to take the first step.
The African American Dance Company family celebrates the legacy of director Iris Rosa, who students refer to as their mom away from home.
The Hudsucker Posse had to construct their hoops before they could learn to hoop dance. Get out your calculators and power tools, making a hoop is no easy task.
Getting ready for the Potpourri of the Arts means learning not only new movements, but new cultural traditions as well.
This year’s Lotus World Music & Arts Festival features three acts with local roots, one of which won’t actually be making any music -- The Hudsucker Posse.
Bloomington's two belly dance troupes, Different Drummer Belly Dancers and Dark Side Tribal, have very different ways of conceptualizing the art form.
It's been called "Hammer and Nail" for six years and no one remembers why.
"We wanted to bring a 'here and now' approach...".Contemporary Dance Director Elizabeth Shea
Dances that bring a variety of influences and cultures to the feet..
The IU Soul Revue prides itself on performing music from all eras of black popular music. The key is selecting tunes that are timeless.