Jazz Dance Company, Rhythmically Speaking
10,000 Fresh Voices | KFAI
Jazz dance developed as a working-class art form in the early 20th century and represented longing, struggle and perseverance. Choreographers Erin Liebhard and Heather Westerlund are keeping jazz dance alive as co-directors of the Twin Cities' company, Rhythmically Speaking. By pushing the envelop with their productions, they hope to inspire new conversations about jazz. KFAI's Michelle Alimoradi has more.