Boy Breaking Glass
11.11.202120:00 - 21:15KVS, BrusselsKVS BOL
12.11.202120:00 - 21:15KVS, BrusselsKVS BOL
How does one survive in a system that is not always embracing you? And how can we keep smiling in the midst of darkness?
Re-imagine a society that supports fairness and equality, allowing for the actuality of breaking through the proverbial glass ceiling. Let Alesandra Seutin | Vocab Dance take you on that journey. With dynamic and commanding movement coupled with spell bounding rhythms, Boy Breaking Glass is a dance theatre ensemble piece inspired by the poem of the same name written by Gwendolyn Brooks -the first Black female poet in the United States to receive a Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.
After reading the poem ‘Boy Breaking Glass’ by Gwendolyn Brooks, I started reflecting on the ‘Boy’ and wondered why he was breaking glass?