Millie Heckler: Dancer for Social Justice
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The UH Dance program welcomes Millie Heckler, a professional dancer, choreographer and videographer, to campus for a mini-residency that culminates with a presentation entitled “Dancer for Social Justice.”
About the Artist
Originally from Vermont, Millie Heckler toured with Street Dance Theater pioneer Rennie Harris, both nationally and internationally, assisting Harris in the creation of legendary dance choreographies for world-renowned companies, pedestaling and preserving legacies of African-American and Latinx cultural movement traditions. Heckler received an M.F.A. in dance and social justice at UT Austin, and currently dances for the acclaimed afro-contemporary company Charles O. Anderson/dance theater X. Heckler’s artistic work centers community outreach, multi-disciplinary
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