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image: Richard Move portraying 20th century dance icon Martha Graham.  by ted

Richard Move portraying 20th century dance icon Martha Graham.

In this image, dancer and choreographer Richard Move portrays 20th century dance icon Martha Graham. Richard often uses dance to explore a non-binary view of gender, gender nonconformity and gender identity. One of his newer pieces, XXYY, was greatly inspired and informed by Earl Lind (one of the earliest known trans individuals in America) and Alessandro Moreschi (the Vatican’s last castrato). “I feel that both Moreschi and Lind sacrificed themselves for the betterment of humanity,” says...