Rosie Herrera Dance Theatre

Rosa Herrera

Date Awarded
04/01/12
Amount
$120,000
Grant Period
04/01/12 to 03/31/14
Focus Area
Fostering the Arts
Community
Miami

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To cultivate Miami's brightest talents through the support of an ensemble, Rosie Herrera Dance Theatre, dedicated to creating a body of work to be presented in Miami and to establish this innovative artistic vision as part of the national dance community

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Rosa Herrera

Rosie Herrera is a graduate from New World School with a BFA in Dance Performance. She has been commissioned by The Miami Light Project in association with the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing and the American Dance Festival. As a rehearsal director, co- choreographer and performer Rosie was in residency at the Chat Noir Cabaret in Miami Beach with the interdisciplinary performance ensemble Circ X. In 2009 she was in residency at the American Dance Festival recreating her work “Various Stages of Drowning: A Cabaret” on ADF dancers. Subsequently her company was presented at the festival in 2010 and 2011 where she premiered the ADF commissioned works: “Pity Party” and “Dining Alone” to sold out audiences.