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Emotions Physical Theatre 

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To create and facilitate narrative works that inspire empathy and provoke intellectual investigation. 


Mission Statement 

Emotions Physical Theatre combines theater and dance to tell thought-provoking stories that expand imagination and empathy and empower future generations of creators in the Hudson Valley and beyond.

"The artists were remarkable, performing moves on stage that seemed to come straight out of a Jacky Chan movie." 


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Emotions Physical Theatre 

Emotions Physical Theatre stands proudly as a trailblazer in the realm of performing arts, being recognized as the premier Black-led physical theatre company in America. With a rich heritage deeply rooted in the African American experience, we celebrate diversity, creativity, and innovation on stage like never before.

Driven by a passion for storytelling through movement, we weave together the threads of emotion, culture, and history to create powerful and transformative performances. Our productions are a testament to the resilience and creativity of the Black community, shedding light on untold narratives and amplifying voices that deserve to be heard.

As pioneers in our field, we embrace our role as leaders and change-makers, paving the way for future generations of artists to thrive and flourish. Every production, workshop, and collaboration strives to challenge perceptions, break down barriers, and build bridges of understanding across communities.

Upcoming Performances

Wine from Mud 

June 14th & 15th 

African Dance Extravaganza

July 21st 2024 

Nyack festival 

August 17th 2024 

More Coming Soon

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" I believe that dance is the highest expression of human emotion and experience "

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