Beyond Definition: An Evening with Camille A. Brown & Juel D. Lane

Camille Juel

UNCSA Alumni Artpreneurs of the Year

Award-winning dancers and choreographers Camille A. Brown and Juel D. Lane, the 2019 UNCSA Chancellor’s Artpreneur of the Year, will share how their creative journeys have evolved over the course of their careers, and how they have used their training to build wildly successful creative ventures. This “town hall”-style event will be an inspirational conversation for dance-lovers and artists in any stage of their career. 

Brown is a prolific choreographer who has achieved multiple accolades and awards for her daring works. She is a five-time Princess Grace Award winner, and recipient of a Bessie Award, Ford Foundation Art of Change Fellowship, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award, Doris Duke Award and a TED fellowship. With her company, Camille A. Brown & Dancers, she invites audiences around the world into stories and dialogues about race, culture and identity. 

Celebrated as a gifted and innovative new voice in American dance, Lane pushes the boundaries of contemporary dance through choreography that "strips labels and shows humanity." He has choreographed for Ailey II, Dallas Black Dance Theatre and the Atlanta Ballet, where he was the first black, independent, Atlanta-based choreographer to be commissioned. He is currently a member of Camille A. Brown & Dancers. 

Tickets $15 for general admission/$10 for UNCSA alumni & non-UNCSA students/No charge for UNCSA students, faculty and staff

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