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Dance news: Creativity is flowing

NW Dance Project, Franco Nieto and BodyVox adapt to pandemic circumstances

Back in March and April, when cities began closing up due to the spread of Covid-19, many folks were prophesying that the pandemic would change art forever. They said artists would come up with great ideas, that the pandemic would force into existence incredible art, create new and beautiful things, and develop solutions. Artists would show the world how to adapt.

I thought this to be true, but I had never experienced a pandemic before, so it was hard to imagine how this new world would look.

Well, here we are eight-ish months later, and the creativity is flowing. Portland’s dance scene is adapting.

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