OUT Magazine Interview

Batsheva Dancer Shamel Pitts Returns to U.S. with New Production Black Box

Shamel Pitts has come back to America to be, in his words, part of the conversation. The performance artist and dancer, who grew up in Brooklyn, spent seven years in Israel as a company member of the country’s highly regarded Batsheva Dance Company, and his return to our shores could not be more timely. In January he premiered a solo show, Black Box, in which he combines visual arts, contemporary dance, and avant-garde expressionism to interrogate his own identity.

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