One night after a San Francisco dance performance, artist Beth Fein considered just how much money went into productions, even on the smallest scale. She thought of the cost of the theater, the lighting, the costumes and everything. Fein saw opportunity for a new type of performance where the art of dance could be experienced without the manufacturing of sets and costumes.
“I kinda of whimsically said, ‘What if we all just stopped and danced,'” Fein says. “And from there it grew.” And grow it did.
Dance Anywhere, a public art performance, is in its tenth year and has spread across 50 countries and more than 432 cities. Friday, March 28, Fein, along with dancers, artists and performers of all types and abilities join at noon to take a break from society — and dance.
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