+ Add An Event

Advertise With Us

Make an impression — place an ad on The Dance Enthusiast and receive thousands of eyes on your work every week. Learn more


Your support helps us cover dance in New York City and beyond! Donate now.

Shamel Pitts Presents: "Black Velvet: Architectures and Architypes"

Shamel Pitts Presents: "Black Velvet: Architectures and Architypes"


Shamel Pitts; Mirelle Martins; Lucca Del Carlo


14th Street Y
New York, NY


Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 8:00pm
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 7:00pm
Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 3:00pm, 10:00pm
Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 4:00pm



Shamel Pitts; Mirelle Martins; Lucca Del Carlo

Shamel Pitts Presents:

Black Velvet: Architectures and Architypes

Created and performed by Shamel Pitts in collaboration with performance artist Mirelle Martins and Lighting Artist Lucca Del Carlo      

Developed through an art residency at Sao Paulo Dance Company and Escola de Danca de Sao Paulo in Brazil, Black Velvet explores the sensibility of ideals, models and structures in a projection of self.  It reenvisions structures and textures as a power for creation.

Running Time: 45 Minutes || No Intermission

Advance Tickets: $20

For more information and to support Black Velvet visit: https://mirellemartins.wixsite.com/blackvelvet



Share Your Audience Review. Your Words Are Valuable to Dance.
Are you going to see this show, or have you seen it? Share "your" review here on The Dance Enthusiast. Your words are valuable. They help artists, educate audiences, and support the dance field in general. There is no need to be a professional critic. Just click through to our Audience Review Section and you will have the option to write free-form, or answer our helpful Enthusiast Review Questionnaire, or if you feel creative, even write a haiku review. So join the conversation.

Share Your Audience Review.

+ Add An Event