CAP en Español
Small CAP Banner

ADVISORY: Artistic Director Cassie Meador Joins CAP to Discuss Dance, Culture and Energy Policy

    PRINT:
  • print icon
  • SHARE:
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • Share on Google+
  • Email icon

Contact: Madeline Meth
Phone: 202.741.6277
Email: mmeth@americanprogress.org

Washington, D.C. — On Wednesday, June 20, Dance Exchange Artistic Director Cassie Meador will share the story of her recent 500-mile journey and join Daniel J. Weiss, Senior Fellow and Director of Climate Strategy at the Center for American Progress, to discuss the development of energy resources and technology in the United States.

Please join CAP and Dance Exchange for a lunchtime discussion to explore how this journey will inform Meador’s creative process as she builds her upcoming dance work, "How to Lose a Mountain," and how energy resources and technologies in the United States are developed, maintained, and modified. This event is part of CAP’s American Idea Project.

WHO:

Introduction:
Marlene Cooper Vasilic
, Director of Events and Outreach, Center for American Progress

Distinguished speakers:
Cassie Meador, Artistic Director, Dance Exchange
Daniel J. Weiss, Senior Fellow and Director of Climate Strategy, Center for American Progress

Moderator:
Alyssa Rosenberg
, Culture Blogger, Think Progress (CAP Action)

WHEN:

Wednesday, June 20, 2012
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

A light lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m.

WHERE:

Center for American Progress
1333 H St. NW, 10th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005

Map & Directions
Nearest Metro: Blue/Orange Line to McPherson Square or Red Line to Metro Center

RSVP:

To RSVP for this event, click here.

For more information, please contact Madeline Meth at 202.741.6277 and mmeth@americanprogress.org.

###

To speak with our experts on this topic, please contact:

Print: Katie Peters (economy, education, poverty, Half in Ten Education Fund, women's issues)
202.741.6285 or kpeters@americanprogress.org

Print: Tom Caiazza (foreign policy, health care, LGBT issues, gun-violence prevention, the National Security Agency)
202.481.7141 or tcaiazza@americanprogress.org

Print: Chelsea Kiene (energy and environment, Legal Progress, higher education)
202.478.5328 or ckiene@americanprogress.org

Spanish-language and ethnic media: Tanya Arditi
202.741.6258 or tarditi@americanprogress.org

TV: Rachel Rosen
202.483.2675 or rrosen@americanprogress.org

Radio: Chelsea Kiene
202.478.5328 or ckiene@americanprogress.org