Charly & Eriel Santagado:
mignolo dance is a 501-c3 nonprofit contemporary dance company founded by sisters, Charly & Eriel Santagado, in 2017. They have been dancing and creating together for more than ten years, and they use this experience to continue collaborating with one another as well as with other dancers and artists to create new work that explores elements of various artistic mediums through movement. The company has presented works at many festivals including KoDaFe, Dumbo Dance Festival, Triskelion’s SummerFest, Waxworks, Peridance's APEX, and Koresh’s Come Together Dance Festival. Their work has been produced by HERE Arts Center, Dixon Place, Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Gardenship Art, and The Berrie Center at Ramapo College.