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Dena Davida
dance curator
Montreal, P.Q.
Phone #
(514) 688-2098
Street Address
195, rue Osborne St-Lambert, Québec Canada J4R 1B3
CI Profile
Teaches Contact Improvisation since 1977
Year began CI:
First CI teacher/where
Mary Cerny in Minnesota
Other important CI teachers/influences
Nancy Stark Smith, Lisa Nelson, Steve Paxton
Year born:
Languages you speak/read fluently
French, English
Additional URLs (personal work, videos, writings, photos, etc.);;
Anything else you would like to communicate?
I am no longer an active practitioner, but Contact Improvisation informs my work as a dance researcher and curator.
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