New Voices in Dance

Featuring JMU's Contemporary Dance Ensemble

Thursday - Saturday, April 3 - 5 @ 8 pm

Sunday, April 6 @ 2 pm

MAINSTAGE THEATRE


PHOTO BY RICHARD FINKELSTEIN
New Ideas. New Approaches. New Dances. NEW VOICES!

Witness the blossoming of new dance artists in a concert featuring the work of selected dance majors showcasing diverse approaches and styles. This concert also features new work by adjunct faculty member Julia Vessey and the dynamic team of Xan Burley and Alex Stringer, New York choreographers and the directors of the up-and-coming company alex xan: the Median Movement. Rounding out the program is a premiere by faculty member Cynthia Thompson.

 


HIGHLIGHTS


  • American Shakespeare Center Wins Forbes Center's 2016 Circle of Excellence in the Arts Award



  • The Havana Cuba All-Stars bring the music of their rich culture to America for the first time!



  • Renowned British actor Julian Sands delivers a solo tour-de-force in "A Celebration of Harold Pinter" 



  • Experience masterful musicianship by the Grammy-nominated National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine!