Walker Art Center 'The night’s shining star was a work by Darrius Strong of (STRONGmovement) entitled "Piece by Piece." Alongside four other dancers, including the powerful and captivating Ashley Akpaka, Strong charges through space summoning a collective spirit as he shows a community in breakdown. Religiously implicit motifs suggests a ceremony of induction as the group shifts between altruistic care for its members and almost cannibalistic violence upon itself, showcasing the best and worst of what happens when we all come together." - Rae Charles NEW WEBSITE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION
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Star Tribune Athletic and steamy, Strong's Choreography also probes and reflects, providing a satisfying layer of depth. - Sheila Regan NEW WEBSITE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION
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Big Dance Town '6" demonstrated a level of sustained storytelling, not easily achieved at any stage of a career. The work operated at a high level of intrigue combined with tension – heightening our senses toward the basest instinctual responses. - Caroline Palmer NEW WEBSITE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION
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Walker Art Center 'The night’s shining star was a work by Darrius Strong of (STRONGmovement) entitled "Piece by Piece." Alongside four other dancers, including the powerful and captivating Ashley Akpaka, Strong charges through space summoning a collective spirit as he shows a community in breakdown. Religiously implicit motifs suggests a ceremony of induction as the group shifts between altruistic care for its members and almost cannibalistic violence upon itself, showcasing the best and worst of what happens when we all come together." - Rae Charles Star Tribune Athletic and steamy, Strong's Choreography also probes and reflects, providing a satisfying layer of depth. - Sheila Regan Big Dance Town '6" demonstrated a level of sustained storytelling, not easily achieved at any stage of a career. The work operated at a high level of intrigue combined with tension – heightening our senses toward the basest instinctual responses. - Caroline Palmer

Our Mission

STRONGmovement, a contemporary dance company, uses the universal language of dance, blending styles such as Hip hop, Ballet, Modern, and West African to tell stories related to society and humanity as a way to bring communities together.

Our Mission

STRONGmovement, a contemporary dance company, uses the universal language of dance, blending styles such as Hip hop, Ballet, Modern, and West African to tell stories related to society and humanity as a way to bring communities together.



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Our Team

  • Aram Ghomi
    Company/Marketing Manager
  • Darrius Strong
    Artistic Director
  • Cheng ‘Technica’Xiong
    Mover
  • Kelsey Charlotte
    Mover
  • Gabby The baddie Abram
    Mover

Upcoming Events

15-17 MAY 2020
MIXTAPE
NOW STREAMING MIXTAPE PART IV
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27-28 March 2020
H Y B R I D
Hatch Dance & STRONGmovement
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STRONGmovement is a sponsored project of Springboard for the Arts, a nonprofit arts service organization. Contributions on behalf of STRONGmovement may be made payable to Springboard for the Arts and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

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