MFA Dance Thesis Concert Revisits Historical Tragedy

Posted on Thursday, March 29th, 2012 by admin under Uncategorized. Tags: , , ,

Denise J. Murphy’s MFA thesis dance concert stems from a single historical moment: the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in New York City.  Throughout the process of choreographing, rehearsing, and performing the piece, she found that this one event had tremendous potential to raise consciousness about historical injustices and draw attention to the lived experiences […]