Event Details
Spring Forward 2013 Performance
Event Type:Cultural Event Featured Event
Location:Presser Hall Gaines Chapel
 
Sunday, April 14, 2013
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Calendar:
Cultural Events
Contact:
Bridget Roosa
404/471-6940
Department:Dance Department
 

Spring Forward 2013 will be an evening of dynamic dance performance by members of Studio Dance Theatre, the student-performing ensemble, at Agnes Scott College. The program includes a revival of a work titled, Commonplace, that was choreographed in 1996 by master choreographer Susan Hadley.  In this reconstruction from Labanotation score the dancers portray the heartfelt sense of community a group of strong women connect with.  Gregory Catellier, Senior Lecturer in the Dance Program at Emory University will present a new work that comments on the use of social media in every day encounters.  The concert will also feature a new piece by student choreographer Chandler Converse and two works choreographed by Bridget Roosa, director of the dance program. Roosa’s new works include a collaborative performance piece by Complex Mammal, with choreography by Bridget Roosa and light, set design and projection by faculty member Nell Ruby.  This collaborative work is called HeLa and is a response to the Agnes Scott common read book, “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”.  This evening highlights the dancers versatility and will provide something for everyone to enjoy.

 

Join us on April 12th and 13h at 8 p.m.  and April 14th at 3 p.m. in Gaines Chapel, Presser Hall for Spring Forward 2013.   Tickets are Free for the ASC community and $5 general admission.  Cash purchase at the door only.

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