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Greetings from Nicaragua! JUNTOSAbroad ’17

Part 2, 18 agosto, 2017 Nine tired JUNTOS dancers are riding our bus to Granada after three filled days of dance sharing in Leon. We worked with an organization who gives support to children who collect garbage to help their families earn money called Ninos Del Fortin (no website). Because the families need their children […]

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Interview with the JUNTOS Founder and Ex. Director: Joanna Poz-Molesky

This year, on the blog, we have heard from each individual collaborator and both of our international liaisons. We have come to understand their journeys, why they are passionate about dance, and why they are working for JUNTOS. Before ending this series of interviews, we wanted to revisit the very core of this organization by […]

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Apply to be a JUNTOSAmbassador!

2017-18 APPLICATIONS OPEN THROUGH JULY 25 Program Dates: September 15, 2017-August 31, 2018 — APPLY NOW — JUNTOSAmbassador is a one year leadership program which aims to invest in passionate individuals by providing the opportunity to develop skills and a strong foundation for future endeavors. Ambassadors will assist in developing strong, long-lasting partnerships with select organizations and implementing […]

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Meet Christian: JUNTOS International Liaison

Last month, we introduced you to Sussan, one of the JUNTOS international liaisons. This month, we have the honor of introducing her partner in crime Christian Barrios! Christian also helps program each trip abroad. This includes sharing information about JUNTOS with partner organizations, finding new collaborators, and ensuring all on site details are set for […]

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Mezcal 101: a benefit

Guided mezcal tasting by Comal bar manager and JUNTOS founder Joanna Poz-Molesky. The tasting benefits JUNTOS Collective, building community through dance in Latin America. The event will highlight agave education, information, and a tasting of various mezcals; it will also include a brief dance performance by professional contemporary dancers. Snacks provided by Comal. Mezcals: Del […]

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Meet Sussan: JUNTOS International Liaison

We are taking this month to introduce one of our international liaisons: Sussan Hrozek. Sussan is the reason why our JUNTOSAbroad trips can even happen! Along with Christian Barrios, she communicates with organizations and groups around Central America to bring JUNTOS to various communities. She also helps with the programming, scheduling, travel and lodging for the […]

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Collaborator Spotlight #4: Ariane Michaud

This is it, we have reached our final JUNTOS Collaborator Spotlight for the year! Ariane Michaud first travelled with JUNTOS in 2013, during her freshman year at The Boston Conservatory. After that first trip to Guatemala, she travelled many more times with the collective as a student, guest artist, and director’s assistant before accepting the […]

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Collaborator Spotlight #3: Amy McMurchie

We have another Collaborator Spotlight to kick off the 2017 New Year! Amy McMurchie first travelled with JUNTOS Collective in 2011 to Mexico while attaining her BFA at Alonzo King LINES in conjunction with Dominican University of California— 6 years later, she is back in Mexico, this time as the Director of JUNTOSAbroad! We asked […]

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Apply today for JUNTOSAbroad 2017!

Applications now open for JUNTOSAbroad trips to Guatemala and Nicaragua through January 29th! –APPLY NOW– A two-week intercultural exchange program structured to enhance artistic and personal development through dance service work in some of Central America and Mexico’s ruralist areas.  Dance students from The Ailey School/Fordham University, Boston Conservatory, Codarts, The Juilliard School, LINES/Dominican University, Marymount […]

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