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About the Artists
Maxine Lyle is a writer, composer, and choreographer who is an Artist in Residence with MASS MoCA and the ‘62 Center for Theatre and Dance at Williams College as she develops her new work, STEP SHOW: THE MUSICAL, a fictional narrative that celebrates the rich legacy of African American step dance and its unifying power for African Americans in the pre-dawn of the Civil Rights era.
Jordan Crawford is a professional dancer/choreographer, singer-songwriter, and actor. Some of his stage credits include an Off-Off-Broadway show, two Off-Broadway productions, and original works of STEP SHOW: THE MUSICAL by Maxine Lyle. He is currently attending the American Musical and Dramatic Academy to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in Dance Theatre and Performing Arts.