Sydnie L. Mosley is an artist-activist and educator who works with communities to organize for gender and racial justice through experiential dance performance with her dance-theater collective Sydnie L. Mosley Dances. She is a Bessie Award-winning performer who danced with Christal Brown’s INSPIRIT, improvises with the skeleton architecture collective, and continues to appear as a guest artist with the Brooklyn Ballet. Among her recognitions and funding, she received a special citation from Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray for using her talents in dance to fuel social change. An advocate for the field, she sits on the Dance/NYC Advisory Committee. Her writing has appeared in Essence, Dance Magazine, and the Brooklyn Rail.
Photographer: Jamie McLean
Listen to her full length one-on-one interview on Patreon.com/TajaLindley
Interview length: 01:20:21