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Tuesday Twirl & Whirl: Mar Parrilla
September 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm$10
Award-winning choreographer Mar Parrilla will perform at the Tuesday, Sept. 12 “Twist & Twirl” event. She is the founding artistic director of Danza Orgánica (DO), a proud mother, an interdisciplinary movement artist, an educator, and a community organizer.
After attaining a BA in Languages (Italian, French) from the Universidad de Puerto Rico, Mar crossed the ocean to Nueva York, where she completed a Master’s degree in Dance Education at New York University. Now a Boston resident, Parrilla is a recipient of several awards from the New England Foundation for the Arts, the Boston Foundation, and BARR foundation among others. She is the recipient of the Brother Thomas Fellowship Award from the Boston Foundation, and the Outstanding Community Arts Collaboration Award in Dance from the Arts/Learning Organization.