Onstage, a man was delivering a stream of words and a woman translated his words into a stream of movement. Together, real-estate developer Peter Levavi and dancer Stacy Patrice composed a marriage of language and body, as if to symbolize the union of two phrases on the screen behind them: “ethical” and “redevelopment.”
“The numbers might look good,” Davis said, “but [those programs] sacrifice the quality of investigation.”
Effort does not determine outcome in the game of life—race, gender, and socioconomic background do.
“We wrap the truth in darkness and believe it will just disappear, but it never does.”