Stanford Report, October 18, 2000
company comes to campus
Rennie Harris Puremovement, a Philadelphia-based hip-hop dance and theater company, will offer a master class in White Plaza at noon Monday, Oct. 23, reports the Committee on Black Performing Arts (CBPA).
The group also will hold a lecture demonstration at 5 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club of East Palo Alto, located at 2031 Pulgas Ave. near Home Depot. Both events are free and open to the public.
Founded in 1992, Rennie
Harris Puremovement is dedicated to preserving hip-hop culture
through public performances and residencies, lecture
demonstrations, mentoring programs and workshops. The company tours
widely in the United States and abroad. Its Stanford engagement
will complete a Bay Area tour that includes a two-week run in San
Francisco of Rome and Jewels, the company's latest
full-length work. The campus and East Palo Alto programs are part
of INSIDE MOVES, the CPBA's exploration of black identity through
movement. For more information, call 725-6739.