PURE Bellydance Conference, July 5-7 2013
PURE Reflections: Beauty Reimagined
is a theatrical dance story about body image
and the journey to self-love and becoming whole.
Featuring the incredible live vocals of Kristin Hoffmann
and 18 adult and teen performers.
Friday April 12th, 7.30pm-9.00pm
A Philip Randolph High School
Address: 135th St and St. Nicholas Terrace, New York, NY 10031
Tickets: $10, $5 Students and PURE Members/Alumni
Online Sales: http://purereflections-es2004.eventbrite.com
Artistic Director: Kaeshi Chai
Director: Pacita Prasarn
Producer: Kierra Foster-Ba
Teen Instructor: Maki Moves
Costumes: Linda Thithavong, Sue Ann & Kahri
Original Projection Graphics: VJ Shinja
Projection Editor: Jonathan McDevitt
Music & Vocals: Kristin Hoffmann
Additional Music by: Amon Tobin, Ho Zhen Zhen, Avril Lavigne, Tamar Kali
Arielle Adamy, Danielle Hutton, Djahari Clark, Dorit Oitzinger
Marissa Maislen, Maki Moves, Megan Ward, Natalie Nazario, Shoko Tamai, Zahra Hashemian
Afua, Angie Mata, Chanel Salazar, Emmanuella Osei
Katharine Martinez, Rosa, Shila, Terry, Victoria Sorto, Yoanna Sanchez
Special Thanks to David Fanning (Principal), A Philip Randolph High School
and Donors on Kickstarter for your support.
Past PURE Reflections Performances
Speyer Hall, University Settlement, New York, NY (September 2009)
Lerner Hall, Columbia University, New York, NY (April 2010 )
Dragon’s Egg, Mystic, CT (May 2010)
Yokohama Creative Center, Yokohama, Japan (November 2010)
Richmond Shepard Theatre, New York, NY (August 2011)
The Red House Theatre , Taipei, Taiwan (September 2011)
Harwood-Watson Theater, Orlando, FL (November 2011)
Massey Theater, Greenwich Academy, CT (January 2012) - Excerpt
A Philip Randolph High School, Harlem, NY (April 2012)
Tisch Performing Arts Department, NYU, New York, NY (May 2012) - Excerpt
The workshop and performance were an emotional rescue. PURE is an experience in dance that should be seen around
the world to help inspire self love, acceptance and growth in women.
- Grace Zazzaro, CT (Artist)
It is truly impressive what a positive impact this program has had on so many women's lives. You are all an inspiration!
- Rebecca Rafelson, Vice-President of NOW NY.
PURE Reflections Show with Teens in Harlem and at NYU, April 2012
PURE Reflections Show at the CreativeCity Yokohama Center, Japan 2010
PURE Reflections Show at Columbia University, 2010
PURE (Public Urban Ritual Experiment). First procession on the streets of NYC in 2004