Christopher “Unpezverde” Núñez: The Circle or Prophetic Dream
Thursday, November 17 at 7:30pm
Friday, November 18 at 7:30pm
Saturday, November 19 at 7:30pm
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Christopher “Unpezverde” Núñez is a Visually Impaired Choreographer and Disability Advocate expanding Audio Description as an art form.
The Circle or Prophetic Dream is an anthropological research on how the body and sound inhabit social space as new forms of nomadism, in the midst of the current international migration crisis caused by displacement, climate change and land appropriation.
Collaborators include Alfonso Castro, Marielys Burgos Meléndez, Rafael Cañals, and Branden Charles Wallace.
(b. Costa Rica, Nicaraguan descent) Christopher “Unpezverde” Núñez is a Visually Impaired choreographer and Disability advocate based in NYC. Núñez is a Princeton University Arts Fellow, a Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art Fellow and is an FCA two-time Emergency Grant recipient. His performances have been presented by The Joyce Theater, The Brooklyn Museum, The Kitchen, Danspace Project, Movement Research at The Judson Church, The Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art, CUE Art Foundation, among others. He has held residencies at Danspace Project, Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), The Kitchen, Movement Research and Center for Performance Research. In 2020, Núñez was invited by the NYC Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs to share his story as disabled and formally undocumented during Immigrant Heritage Week. Núñez received his green card in 2018 and continues to be an advocate for the rights of undocumented disabled immigrants.