Evans’ interest in choreography was kindled in high school, as he labored on a piece beneath the guidance of his mentor and trainer, Karen McDonald, who now serves as academy director of the Debbie Allen Dance Academy in Los Angeles. His infatuation grew when he got here to Philadelphia and engaged with Philadanco, when the company’s founder and former director, Joan Myers Brown, inspired Evans to continue exploring his voice and vision. Evans discovered dance at a younger age whereas growing up amid racial strife, earthquakes and gang violence in Los Angeles. Evans’ mother had beforehand enrolled him in music and singing classes, but when he attended a friend’s dance recital at age 13, the artform resonated with him deeply. The work is not an outright criticism of the church’s rejection of queer themes and homosexuality, Evans says, regardless of the title’s spiritual connotations.
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