CURRENT WORKS

SESELAME (2019)

Translation—to feel, feel at flesh inside

Choreographed by Ama Ma'at Gora

A work in process that works with breath and circularity. The goal is for the work to be a healing meditation for breaking down, straightening and whitening standards that are perpetuated via media daily.

PROJECT ASSATA || CONSCIOUS STATES OF RAGE

Choreographed by Ama Ma'at Gora

A dual narrative between Assata Shakur and Ama Gora. Intersecting past with present realities regarding police brutality, invisibility of black femme bodies and black women’s inability to express rage.

Choreographed by Ama Ma'at Gora

TRAINS, TRAINS, TRAINS

A work in process surrounding PTSD with trains. Addressing suicide, lost and heartbreak. The work has previewed as solo and a trio.

THE LOST GIRLS ARE BLACK

Choreographed by Ama Ma'at Gora

The work, The Lost Girls Are Black is a duet focused on the devaluing of black bodies due to the violent acts inflicted upon it, specifically organ trafficking. The work was created and has premiered at Temple University (2017), The Koresh Dance Showcase (2018), and The Fidget Dance Space(2018).

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