August 21, 2020 / Friday
Presented via Facebook Live Stream
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projectALCHEMY’s DanceBreak is back with its third live session featuring St. Petersburg native Charlotte Johnson. We are excited to be in conversation with the PCCA alum as she dives into her life as mover, shaker, and dance maker.
Tune in August 21, 2020 at 8PM on the Studio@620 Facebook Page via Facebook live. Suggested donation for this event is $10.
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About Charlotte Johnson
Charlotte D. Johnson, a native of Saint Petersburg Florida began her dance training at the early age of seven attending The Academy of Ballet Arts under the direction of Suzanne Pomerantzeff. She later went on to attend the rigorous Pinellas County Center for the Arts at Gibbs High School, graduating in 2002 then continued her training and became a 2006 graduate of The Juilliard School, where she appeared in works by Paul Taylor, José Limón, Ronald Brown, Ohad Naharin and more. Ms. Johnson also apprenticed with the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company from 2007 to 2008. Johnson was also featured in both the 2008 Puma commercial and print campaigns and worked as a freelance dancer for Ballet Noir and Trainor Dance in New York City.
Ms. Johnson returned to Florida in 2011 to teach full time at John Hopkins Middle School Center for The Arts and to start a family. In the summer of 2014 Ms. Johnson returned to the stage performing a duet in “Journey to Greatness” Choreographed by Sir Brock Warren held at Studio 620. In 2016 she was featured in “Our Town” a walking dance tour in downtown Saint Petersburg in a work called “Face the Jury”. She was also featured in “Within the Bounding Line” the Motherhood Project dance film both choreographed and produced by Helen Hansen-French.
In January 2017 Ms. Johnson performed in multiple works in Beacon17 and again in Beacon 18, a performance Series held at The Palladium Theatre.
Charlotte was first brought on to perform as a project based dancer with Sarasota Contemporary Dance Company in May 2017, and then shortly after she became
a full time company dancer. In January 2019 Charlotte Johnson was awarded the Professional Artist Grant in the category of Dance Performance from Creative
Pinellas, an arts organization based in Largo, FL. After completing two full seasons with SCD, Ms. Johnson is now focused on building her artistic
career as a Choreographer and Director of Dance and as a Dance Healing Facilitator.