Mi baile en casa - A Film by Kiri Avelar
Mi baile en casa - A Film by Kiri Avelar

"Mi baile en casa" depicts the central place of home in our dance experiences, and how this has held an ever-growing, more familiar space for many children to express themselves throughout the pandemic. This screendance was filmed remotely throughout the early phases of COVID-19 and is reflective of the space that the 11-year-old dance student, Ruby Castillo, resided in during this time. Commissioned by Ballet Hispánico for Noche Unidos, a virtual fundraiser, the film premiered on June 30, 2020

Ruido - A Film By Kiri Avelar
Ruido - A Film By Kiri Avelar

"Ruido", Spanish for noise, looks at the body as voice, and the concept of the body in action serving as a ruido.The film is inspired by the life and work of Boricua Spanish Dance Artist Sandra Rivera and the multifaceted nature of Spanish Dance.This screendance premiered as part of "Descubrimiento: Voice, Place, Identity" on April 13, 2019 at El Barrio's Artspace PS109 in East Harlem, NYC.

Elements
Elements

Directed by Alexis Anderson-Chaves, "Elements" is a collaboration with the dancers in the EPCC Freshman Performance class, screendance artist Kiri Avelar, EPCC Media Productions, and with the site, filmed on the EPCC Valle Verde campus. It addresses themes of climate change with elements of Fire, Water, Earth, and Air. The screendance premiered on April 21st, 2021.

Mi baile en casa - A Film by Kiri Avelar
Mi baile en casa - A Film by Kiri Avelar

"Mi baile en casa" depicts the central place of home in our dance experiences, and how this has held an ever-growing, more familiar space for many children to express themselves throughout the pandemic. This screendance was filmed remotely throughout the early phases of COVID-19 and is reflective of the space that the 11-year-old dance student, Ruby Castillo, resided in during this time. Commissioned by Ballet Hispánico for Noche Unidos, a virtual fundraiser, the film premiered on June 30, 2020

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