Observing Domestic Violence Awareness Month Through Dance

Kimberleigh Costanzo performs in "Cracks of Light." Photo by Scott Shaw

"Cracks of Light," Gibney Dance’s observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, bears witness to survivors of intimate partner and gender-based violence in a series of performance works created during the journey from struggle to survival. 

There will be work by Kimberleigh Costanzo, 2016 Gibney Dance Work Up artist and Cracks of Light choreographer, readings by Lexie Bean and other writers from an upcoming anthology of letters from trans and non-binary survivors, and a piece created by Amy Miller with a group of survivors from the Sanctuary for Families Mentors Program..

When: Thursday, Oct. 19–Saturday, Oct. 21 at 8 pm

Where: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center, 280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers), Studio A

Tickets: $15–20