With multifaceted career, Victoria Koenig dances to the beat of her own drum

Renowned Pomona professor, Victoria Koenig, is always learning — both how to make ballet more inclusive and how to spread her love for dance.

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Student Kabuki theater production continues legacy of Pomona professor’s sharing of centuries-old Japanese cultural art

Student Kabuki theater troupe KabukiMa invites the Claremont community to learn about Japanese Kabuki theater this weekend through performances and an academic symposium.

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Formerly incarcerated choreographers recreate virtual performances on Scripps’ campus

The on-campus performance of “Undanced Dances Through Prison Walls During a Pandemic” united formerly and currently incarcerated choreographers, professional dancers and about 200 members of the Claremont community on Saturday.

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‘I always feel free when I dance’: Incarcerated choreographers enchant in dance film directed by Scripps College professor

As part of her residency inside the California Rehabilitation Center, Scripps College dance professor Suchi Branfman directed a short film featuring the dances of incarcerated choreographers.

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Dancing through a pandemic: Pair of CCBDC dancers find dancefloor on Instagram

Amidst social distancing, Alana Weiss PO ’22 and Christina Dong PO ’22 share choreography they’ve learned online to connect with friends.

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Students strut their stuff, build confidence at Scripps heels dance classes

Heels dance classes, taught at the Sallie Tiernan Field House every Tuesday night, are helping students stand a little taller — and not just because of the heels. The classes, members say, promote body positivity and self-empowerment.

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