Lenora Leeʼs interdisciplinary work “Reﬂections” integrates historical research, personal narrative, and in-the-moment performative artistic processes utilizing dance, video projection, martial arts, and Chinese lion dance. It is inspired by stories of three generations of men in the Lee family and their peers as they realized their identity and communities as Chinese Americans. “Reﬂections” transforms perception into a process that is at once provocative and affecting. Lee will share insight into motivations and artistic craft embedded in this new work through commentary, video, and live performance.
“Reﬂections” – by Lenora Lee Dance in collaboration with Kei Lun Martial Arts & Enshin Karate, South San Francisco Dojo, featuring media design by Olivia Ting, music by Francis Wong, text by Genny Lim, and videography by Ben Estabrook. www.LenoraLeeDance.com
The New York Premiere of “Reﬂections” will take place October 21st – 23rd at the John Ryan Theater as part of White Waveʼs Wave Rising Series (25 Jay Street, Suite 100, Brooklyn, NY, www.whitewavedance.com). Promo code: WW_NYU (Tickets for $15 with code)
Visit this link to view a short video about “Reﬂections”: