Shine The Light
ShineTheLight is a short interview documentary featuring Toronto BIPOC artists Miss Lyn, Pulga Muchochoma, T-BAI, and Gabriel Hudson. The artists share their experiences in the contemporary dance, theatre, and music industries.
During the summer of 2020, ProArteDanza connected with artists Miss Lyn, Pulga Muchochoma, T-Bai, and Gabriel Hudson to listen to their experiences as BIPOC artists in the Toronto scene.
Shine The Light focuses on diversity and inclusion challenges in the Toronto performing arts scene. “People need to talk about it, be a little bit uncomfortable… but if we’re afraid of talking about uncomfortable stuff, we cannot fix the problem”, said Pulga Muchochoma. “I’m a big advocate for being the change you want to see in the world around us” , Miss Lyn emphasized.
ProArteDanza is immensely grateful to all the participating artists.
MEET THE ARTISTS
Director: Sasha Ludavicius
Videographer: Jake Ramos
Editor: Alvin Campaña
Interviewer: Christopher Valentini
“Needed More”- T-Bai
“Turn Around” -KETSA
ProArteDanza is a repertory contemporary-dance company driven by the principle: Passion in Performance. For 16 years, the company has shared this outlook with its growing and diverse audiences, students, and artists through performances, community engagement, and training programs in its home of Toronto and the GTA.
ProArteDanza’s vision is led by the dynamic team of Artistic Director Roberto Campanella and Artistic Associate, Robert Glumbek. Since its inception, ProArteDanza has garnered a reputation for producing performances of high artistic standards and production value while nurturing process and artistic development. Our mission is to bring excellence from the studio to the stage.