Alonzo King LINES Ballet Benefit for Women’s HIV Program
April 2013 – The LINES Ballet teamed up with the Women’s HIV Program (WHP) again in 2013 to raise critical awareness about the skyrocketing HIV epidemic among women of color and to support WHP’s work at the front line of the epidemic. The event featured a pre-performance reception and an after-performance Q&A with Alonzo King, Founder & Artistic Director, Alonzo King LINES Ballet as well as Dr. Edward Machtinger, Director of WHP.
“Dancing with the Clown of Love”
March 2010 – “Dancing with the Clown of Love” is an exploration of life and love in the age of AIDS. collaboration between Rhodessa Jones and the Women’s HIV Program created an innovative performance collaboration that ran March 4 – 14, 2010. For the past 5 years, Ms. Jones has worked with women from WHP and the Family Service Network to explore their experiences with love and life and to express their personal stories through spoken word, performance, dance and music.