Produced by ATNYC VR & AltspaceVR
Join us for infinite conversations with special creators and performers of theater and other art forms.
This week, Miguel Anaya will be sharing his photography images and talking about his experience as a dancer and theater-maker.
Miguel Anaya is a Mexican-American artist born and raised in Brownsville, Texas. Miguel studied photography at ICP at The Point in the Bronx, New York. He is recipient of a Jocelyne Benzakin Fellowship and a Howard Chapnick Grant, and in 2010 he became an alumni of the Eddie Adams Photography Workshop #XXIII. He is one of the founding members of the NYC Bridge Project, an organization that provides leadership and resources to urban youth interested in storytelling through photography. Miguel is currently working on a portrait project related to Mexican immigration in the 21st Century. You can find his work here: https://www.MiguelAnaya.com
Miguel also has an extensive background in performance and has danced with world-renowned dance companies such as White Oak Dance Project, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane, Liz Gerring, Stephanie Batten Bland Dance, Other Shore Dance and ‘Sleep No More’ Punchdrunk. He was the assistant choreographer to Bill T. Jones on the Tony-Award winning production of Spring Awakening in 2007.
ATNYC is a multidisciplinary acting company, developing and producing original work in theater (traditional/immersive), multimedia, VR, & film. We are the past, present, and future storytellers. We are children of immigrants. We are children of art. We are New Yorkers.
Please mute yourself during the performances, but feel free to ask questions or interact with the actors between pieces.