Bianca Johnson & Dancers (BJ&D) in collaboration with the VDEP Team – Shana Simmons Dance (SSD), Chrisala Brown, and XRconnectED (Karen Alexander) – filmed new work in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at MILL 19 – Hazelwood Green in 360-degree video format with filmmaker Jaehee Cho. This virtual performance will premiere online on OCTOBER 1st, 2021 along with a series […]Read more "BJ&D + VDEP FILMING at MILL 19"
Shana Simmons Dance (SSD) in collaboration with Chrisala Brown, XRconnectED (Karen Alexander) and Bianca Johnson & Dancers (BJ&D), is proud to announce a $100,000 award from the Arts | Equity | Reimagined Fund for The Virtual Dance Exchange Project (VDEP), a collective designed to explore race and age diversity in dance, the impact of COVID-19 […]Read more "NEW PROJECT: VDEP"
Bianca Johnson + Dancers spent the summer of 2015 in the studio rehearsing for The Sound of His Living…Read more "The Sound of His Living"
Drawing from a fusion of gospel, folk, jazz, blues and classical music, singer and songwriter Nina Simone wove together diverse musical styles to create her rebellious artistic voice…Read more "BLEUE"
In the Summer of 2012, I stumbled across the work of photographer Francesca Woodman…Read more "The Woodman Project"