Actor. Writer. Theatre Producer & Performance Artist exploring the many facets of what it means to be human. I’m a wild animal, untamed searching for freedom in the chaos of the jungle-seeking the calm within the storm.
"After much anticipation, the house lights finally dimmed and the curtain slowly began to rise. The first thing I saw was brown tights and brown pointe shoes." ~Dance Theatre of Harlem’s Ashley Murphy. http://bit.ly/1d1nBVk [via dance magazine]
*Photo of Murphy in Robert Garland’s Return. By Rachel Neville, Courtesy DTH.
Because seeing a dancer onstage that looks like you as a little girl is everything. Because Dance Theatre of Harlem is of legend. Because Ashley Murphy did it.