Time is Telling

Time is Telling

China Beach. Golden Gate Bridge Park. We have been here in the Bay nearly three months. Today I celebrate a year since my heart was repaired. Now I am eight months pregnant. We’ve been testing …

From Brooklyn to the Bay … Only Time Will Tell

From Brooklyn to the Bay … Only Time Will Tell

So here we were. The day before we left Brooklyn – my hubby Phil, Noemie, Leila-Camil and myself. This day was August 17th, 2013 in DUMBO, our favorite place in the BK. Noemie and Leila-Camil …

Spring Seminars Series 2013 is Underway!

Spring Seminars Series 2013 is Underway!

The first seminar “Dancing Starts at Home – Introducing Discussions Around Multiculturalism ‘Race’ & Identity” to Your Children, I covered stereotypes, the current teen pregnancy campaign in NYC, culture, the arts and tools for parents …

Something You Know

Something You Know

Taught my first class of my newest residency. NYCity Explorers is my host and I am working with students ages 2-6 years old. The students, dancing scholars as I call them are excited to join …

I recently had dinner with film producer, author, mom, and wife to Spike Lee, Tonya Lewis Lee along with friend and health guru Latham Thomas, friend Kisha Edwards-Gandsy, founder of NYCity Explorers, developer Deanna Williams and others after a private screening of Tonya’s latest documentary, “Crisis in the Crib: Saving Our Nations Babies” which you should all check out. Tonya is … (more…)

Spread the Word

Sharing Timeless Moments: Using Your Legendary Voice

Sharing Timeless Moments: Using Your Legendary Voice

I am so grateful I could host my 1st Annual Yauri Dalencour Dance Black History Month Celebration and Benefit which was an absolute blast. Through the event, I was able to …

The Show Must Go On – It Always Will & February 23rd, 2013 it Did!

The Show Must Go On – It Always Will & February 23rd, 2013 it Did!

So where do I begin? My first fundraising benefit for Yauri Dalencour Dance was a phenomenal experience. I am still processing it all and taking it in. The level of support I received is incredible. …

Hip Hip – A 40-Year Neo Romantic Period

Sage Salvo (born Gilbert Newman Perkins) is the creator of Words Liive, an innovative literary arts program that aims to elevate the lyrical genius in hip-hop lyrics through a literary analysis which pairs historical poetry with the poetry of hip-hop by means of their respective use of literary devices… (more…)

Sage Salvo (Gilbert Perkins) – Hip Hop Artist, Economist, Professor, Poet … Need I Say More??

Joanna Arnow is a phenomenal filmaker who I was introduced to by a friend and neighbor whose daughter aslo attends school with my little. Joanna has some pretty amazing work! She was … (more…)

Joanna Arlow – Brooklyn Based Filmaker

Bradley Vailntin, known as Super Bad Brad on YouTube is a singer and song writer of the band Meridian. The Brooklyn based band was formed by Bradley and guitarist Yohimbe Sampson in 2010. Meridian recently … (more…)

Bradley Valentin of “Meridian”