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

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.


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

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


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

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


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


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For more information, please contact Madeline Meth at 202.741.6277 and