Iowa City, Iowa—The University of Iowa Department of Dance is pleased to present nine new works choreographed by faculty and graduate students in its annual Faculty/Graduate Concert. Performances will take place in the Space Place Theater on February 12, 13, 14, and 15 at 8:00 p.m.
Works featured in this year’s concert include:
Win Lose Draw
Choreography by Pity Party – Stephanie Miracle and Gabriel Anderson
Choreography by Kristin Marrs
Direction by Jennifer Kayle, choreography by director and the dancers
Choreography by Michael Landez, in collaboration with the dancers
A Course in Cheese and Rigour: Disney in absentia
Choreography by Christopher-Rasheem McMillan and dancers (equally)
Love, Vengeance, and Everything in Between
Choreography by Julia Cooper
This piece explores the classical story of Giselle. It is one of love, heartbreak, vengeance, and forgiveness. It explores the power of the supportive community and the devastation that comes from turning against it.
Directed by Eloy Barragán, choreography by cast members and director
Choreography by Gabriel Anderson
Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
Choreography by Jeremy Cline
If you are interested in speaking with the choreographers about their works, here are a few who would be happy to speak with you:
- Stephanie Miracle, Visiting Assistant Professor (email@example.com)
- Jennifer Kayle, Associate Professor (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Michael Landez, MFA student (email@example.com)
- Julia Cooper, MFA student (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Eloy Barragán, Associate Professor (email@example.com)
- Jeremy Cline, MFA student (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Arrangements for photography must be made in advance. Please contact Kristan Hellige at email@example.com if you are interested in taking photos of this production during a dress rehearsal.
$8 Seniors (65+)
$8 Students & Youth
Free UI Students (with valid ID)
Tickets are available through the Hancher Box Office at 319.335.1160 or 1.800.HANCHER or online at hancher.uiowa.edu/tickets.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Hancher Box Office in advance at 319.335.1158.
For more information on all upcoming University of Iowa Department of Dance performances, please visit the Arts Iowa calendar at arts.uiowa.edu.
The Department of Dance is part of the Division of Performing Arts in the UI College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Iowa. The University of Iowa Department of Dance provides an environment conducive to comprehensive training in performance, choreography, and theoretical studies in the framework of a liberal arts education by integrating dance and general studies to establish a foundation for artistic production and intellectual development. The Dance program is based upon the central premise that both art and education are extensions of the total humanistic endeavor, and that by developing creative artists and nurturing the art of dance in higher education, individuals may be empowered to enrich and further the arts in our society in relevant, diverse, and meaningful ways. For more information on our upcoming performances, please visit us online at arts.uiowa.edu. For more information on the Department of Dance, please visit us online at dance.uiowa.edu. You can also follow us on Twitter and Instagram and find us on Facebook.
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Kristan Hellige, Marketing Specialist
The University of Iowa