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Oct 23 2020 44 mins  
Welcome to Getting To The Truth In This Art.This week I have the pleasure of speaking with social entrepreneur, creative, curator, Program Director of BCAN and founder of Muse 360, Sharayna Christmas.Sharayna Christmas is a dancer, writer, and educator. She has been dancing for more than 25 years. Her ballet training began at the Dance Theater of Harlem (DTH) at the age of three. She has performed the works of many choreographers including Ulysses Dove, Robert Garland, and Geoffrey Holder. At 16, she participated in the Marie Brook Pan Caribbean Dance Company to perform in the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta. Sharayna credits her passion for the community to her mother, who has been a community activist in New York and New Jersey for more than 35 years. In 1998, Sharayna moved to Baltimore to attend Morgan State University where she received her B. S. in Finance. In 2011, she was the recipient of the Rising Star Award from the Living Classroom Foundation for her work in the community. Sharayna also received the “Leading Women” Award presented by the Daily Record in 2013. - per, Medium ***If you enjoy the podcast, would you please consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcasts/iTunes? It really makes a difference and it's always nice to read kind words.For the full list of podcasts be sure to subscribeSign up for our email newsletter at newsletterFollow MTR Podcasts:Twitter: twitter.com/mtrpodcastsInstagram: instagram.com/bmoreartsmtr