SLIPPAGE 2021 Fall Series Dance Party

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Duke Slippage Dance Parties 2021 Fall Series

The SLIPPAGE 2021 Fall Series kicks off with a dance party!  Come to the SLIPPAGE lab in the RUBY and get your groove on!  Once a month this Fall let’s dance to vintage sets by some of the world’s greatest DJs!  All will be 8 -10 pm on the following dates:


Friday, August 27 

Friday, September 24

Friday, October 29

Friday, November 26

All events will be in the SLIPPAGE lab, Room 202, Rubenstein Arts Center.  All events are free and open to the public.  There will be capacity limits and masking protocols. For more information email:  


Dance Party

Friday, August 27 | 8-10pm


Music Performance: Kenneth Stewart: “It’s Always a Ways Away”

Saturday, August 28 | 8pm 


Film Screening: Leslie Cunningham: Leon Claxton's Harlem in Havana

Sunday, August 29 | 3pm


Artist Residency Presentation: Melanie Greene: Sapphire Universe - back home

Friday, September 17 | 1pm


Dance Party

Friday, September 24 | 8-10 pm


Collegium for African Diaspora Dance Research Presentations: Dancing the African Diaspora: Justice Perspectives

Dr. Nyama McCarthy-Brown

Dr. John Perpener 

Saturday, October 2 |11am


Live Podcast: Catch That!: The Evolution of R&B

The R&B Representers (Lamont Stanfield & Alise Leslie)

Saturday October 9 | 8


SLIPPAGE Performances: The Talking Dance Series

Friday, October 29 |12pm & 7pm 

12pm - I am black [you have to be willing to not know] 

 7 pm - White Privilege


Dance Party

Friday October 29 | 8-10pm


SLIPPAGE Performances: The Talking Dance Series

Saturday, October 30 

12pm - I am black [you have to be willing to not know]

7 pm - White Privilege


SLIPPAGE Work in Progress: re-orientations

Friday, November 5 | 8 pm 

Saturday, November 6 | 8pm 


Artist Presentation: Santron Freeman: “Roots to Rising: A Feature Dancer with the Story of a Feature Film”

Monday, November 8 | 1 pm

Dance Party

Friday, November 26 | 8-10pm


Bass Project Showing: Visualizing Housing Inequality

Thursday, Dec 2 - Sat Dec 4

Thurs 7pm, Fri 12pm & 7pm, Sat 12pm & 7pm


These events are sponsored by SLIPPAGE, the Duke Dance Program, and the Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts at Duke.