About the artist:
Born and raised in Brownsville, Brooklyn, Tislarm Bouie attended Professional Performing Arts School in New York and received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. His film and television credits include In the Heights, Saturday Night Live, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade, Live from Lincoln Center, and Mrs. America. His theater credits include Gary a Sequel to Titus Andronicus on Broadway and regional productions of Annie, The Bodyguard, Swing!, and Blueprint Specials at the Public Theater. He has danced for Coldplay, Alicia Keys, Jon Batiste, Bebe Rexha, Ronald K. Brown/ Evidence Dance Company, and Norwegian Cruise Line. Bouie’s choreography has been featured in Dance Magazine, Brooklyn Dance Festival, New York Theatre Barn, and Young Choreographer’s Festival.