Gallaudet Dance Company
Gallaudet Dance Company members demonstrated graceful movements while conveying a
powerful message of hope in their performance of "Hero" at the May 9 installation of
Dr. Robert Davila as Gallaudet's ninth president. The popular song by Mariah Carey
and Walter Afanasieff was choreographed and translated into ASL by Maya Yamada, '92
& G-'96, a former member of the acclaimed dance company. Performing the song were
Sisakoth Chhun, Jasmine Fuller, Jessica Johnson, Virginia Jordan, Ismella Saul, and
An encore performance took place at the 138th Commencement exercises on May 11, where
the dancers were joined by Regina Bellamy, Ashley Mingo, Sky Samuel, Sarah Schell,
and Jamine Zachery for their dance interpretations of "The Power of Love", "Rocka My
Soul", and the late deaf theater giant - and Dance Company member - Gil Eastman's "Just
a Deaf Person's Thoughts".
The Dance Company has performed at every Gallaudet Commencement exercise since 1956.
Dance Company Director Diane Hottendorf said the dancers first performed "Hero" after
the national tragedy of September 11, 2001, when America was looking for a hero in its
effort to unite and stand strong. Hottendorf said the dancers felt that the song was
an appropriate one for Gallaudet as Dr. Davila leads it to a brighter future.
by Abraham from USA|
Today I listened to the "Daydream" album. It's been awhile since I've enjoyed it. Practically every song is a gem and Mariah's voice is amazing. "Fantasy" is one of Mariah's best songs. "Underneath the stars" is beautiful. One of my favorites. "One sweet day" is legendary. She did great on "Open arms". "Always be my baby" is cute Mariah lol. Not re... read more
(Friday 6 March 2015; 23:44)
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by SC from USA|
I'm not sure if you guys know Jamie King, but he's a visual genius when it comes to visual shows. He's one of the most sought after producers and visual directors for the top artists today. If you look a his resume, he's concerts put on a show. Madonna always works with him for her tours, and he's also worked with people like Britney, Celine (durin... read more
(Friday 6 March 2015; 23:11)
by Mimi L. from |
The video of Nick getting twerked on by 3 women is disgusting. The man has no shame. He's the father of 2 kids now, he is in his 30s. He should be ashamed of himself. He is finally showing his true, sleazy personality. One would assume that after staying with a reserved, dignified woman like MC he'd pick up some of her traits but oh well. Good ridd... read more
(Friday 6 March 2015; 21:51)
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