Ronald K. Brown
Evidence, A Dance Company
Founded by Ronald K. Brown in 1985 and based in Brooklyn, Evidence, A Dance Company focuses on the seamless integration of traditional African dance with contemporary choreography. Through its vibrant and soulful dance works, Evidence provides a unique view of human struggles, tragedies, and triumphs. Known for his musicality and brilliant use of stage space Brown’s movement reinforces the importance of community in African American culture. His work acquaints audiences with his kinetic storytelling style through movement with a message that showcases the beauty of contemporary dance blended with traditional African forms and rhythms. He is an advocate for the growth of the African American dance community and is instrumental in encouraging young dancers to choreograph and to develop careers in dance.