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Arts Partnership Success Story

Posted July 30, 2021

Local artist Juan Manuel Aldape Muñoz is a recent recipent of CAP's 2021 Artist in Community Grant for Regio, a production of contemporary dance, storytelling, and puppetry that addresses the issues of safety that Latinx migrant workers, specifically in meat supply factories, had to face during the COVID-19 pandemic.

About Juan Manuel
Juan Manuel specializes in mediums of dance and visual media to give voice to social issues. He has taken part in several international artist residency programs and his award-winning choreography has been presented all around the world. He is currently teaching at Cornell University and working on a book about the role of choreography and performance during anti-immigrant periods in the United States.  

Juan Manuel says that his goal as an artist is to create less oppressive environments...  Read more