"Dance Is Ministry" - Jade Charon  

"Art is healing. We need to bring art resources to our inner-city communities and provide unlimited access to high-quality arts programs to all youth."
- Jade Charon



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Forging Your Own Space

May 12, 2021

On this episode, we go behind the screen and talk about Jade’s process as a dancer, choreographer, filmmaker, interdisciplinary artist, and a black woman. They discuss the importance of building community and forging your own space as an artist.

Whew Chile Gold

September 18, 2020

Cubana Kiss is joined by @jade_charon a dancer, teacher, and choreographer who has recently dominated the dance field with her new film GOLD! ⁣

Gold Film Dance Trailer

August 14, 2020

Gold is a superhero dance film that examines the innate powers of Black womanhood. There's a saying that when a Black woman takes off her earrings and puts on vaseline, she's about to fight. What would happen if she puts on her earrings and she transforms into a superhero?

Creative Corridor

July 9, 2020

Fredrick’s Dream Promo

July 4, 2020

Dance is my ministry

June 13, 2018 

What would the world look like if we all became choreographers? Jade Charon performs a mixed-media dance piece and shares her work as a vessel for faith and social justice in both academic and underserved communities.

Embodied Check Ins

June 8, 2020

A mental health check in during the earlier times of the pandemic. Jade Charon's affirmation and intention set for the day. Lastly favorite social dance move.

Bonus Podcast Video series

June 8, 2020

Featured artist Jade Charon provides embodied healing by bringing to life an excerpt from the Homecoming Podcast Episode 18.

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Student Ops 2018 | Program | A Silent Story

May 12, 2018

7:39 is the start of Jade Charon's part. This show takes the viewers on a journey of the hidden treasure of dance in the Milwaukee area. We have some very talented people within the city that are doing miraculous things in life, And they are telling their silent story.

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