Barak adé Soleil makes dance, theatre, and performance art. An award-winning creative practitioner, he has been engaging diverse communities nationally and internationally for over two decades. His work speaks to the expanse of contemporary art; drawing upon legacies and aesthetics from the African diaspora, disability, and queer culture. Photo: Courtesy of Barak adé Soleil
turttle // ele’fant: a solo performance diptych
turttle//ele’fant reflects new dance work created in response to current sociopolitical tensions manifesting within the corporeal and spiritual. As this performance diptych unfolds, time shifts, the body moves between subtle fluid isolations and nuanced gestures. The interdependent journey reveals the intertwined legacies of race and disability.