Equal parts actor, comic, poet, and motivator Steve Connell has become, over the last few years, a transformative and sought after entertainer with private performances for President Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Maya Angelou, Norman Lear and others. Most recently Steve was invited to perform during a United Nations program that promoted ending violence against women. His performances have been seen on stage, film and online everywhere from Sundance to the Whitehouse, from the Kennedy Center to the Public Theater, on ABC, HBO, MTV, PBS and more.
Dancer and educator Chisa Yamaguchi is currently entering her seventh and final season performing with DIAVOLO | Architecture in Motion. Ms. Yamaguchi’s dances explore the relationship between the human body and its architectural environment, and reveals how we are affected emotionally, physically and socially by the spaces we inhabit. With extensive training in the Visual and Performing Arts Standards along with arts education curriculum development, Ms. Yamaguchi has a myriad of teaching credits that include both national and international teaching residencies, numerous custom-designed lecture series given around the world, as well as being adjunct dance faculty at California State University, Los Angeles.
This event is a part of LoboFest 2017.