Angie Pittman is a New York based dance artist, dance maker, and dance educator. Her work has been performed at The Kitchen, Gibney Dance, BAAD! (BlaktinX Performance Series), Movement Research at Judson Church, Triskelion Arts, STooPS, The Domestic Performance Agency, The KnockDown Center(Sunday Service), The Invisible Dog(Catch 73), and Danspace Project (Food for Thought, Draftworks, Platform 2018). Angie is currently working as a collaborator and dance artist with Antonio Ramos, devynn emory/beastproductions, Jasmine Hearn, MBDance, and Donna Uchizono Company. She holds a MFA in Dance and Choreography from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a graduate minor in African American Studies. Her work has been supported by Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant and residencies through Tofte Lake Center and Movement Research. In 2017, Angie was awarded a “Bessie” for Outstanding Performer for her work with Skeleton Architecture, a vessel of Black womyn and gender nonconforming artists rooted in the rigor and power of the collective in practice. Angie’s work resides in a space that investigates how the body moves through ballad, groove, sparkle, spirit, spirituals, ancestry, vulnerability, and power.
Movement Research Performance
photo: Nina Westervelt