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FALL 2015

bulletbullet Dance Program AUDITIONS - Round #1

Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 3:45-5:15 PM
Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
(Note: if you have a time conflict that you absolutely cannot adjust, but would like to be considered, please contact Paul.Besaw@uvm.edu!)

Auditions for two guest artist projects: Chatch Pregger's DNCE 175 Dance Repertory class, where he will set a new contemporary ballet work on students, and Jennifer Monson's DNCE 177 Site Performance Practicum class, where she will do a 9-day residency (September 11-20) developing Folk Dances for Necessary Tributaries (with puddles). Come prepared to learn new dance sequences and improvisational structures. Emphasis on creating a comfortable environment where everybody can have fun and show the best of themselves!

bullet Movement Workshop - "Dancing the Systems and Scores of Local Ecologies"

Lead by UVM Marsh Professor-at-Large Jennifer Monson.

Friday, September 11, 2015 - 6:00-9:00 PM
Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Free and open to the public.

bullet Folk Dances for Necessary Tributaries (with puddles)

Directed by UVM Marsh Professor-at-Large Jennifer Monson. Featuring performances by UVM students and members of the Burlington dance community. Original music by Yutaka Kono, UVM Assistant Professor of Music.

Saturday, September 19 & Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 7:00 PM
Music Recital Hall (Redstone Campus)
Free and open to the public.

bullet Student Choreography Showcase #1

Come see original work by UVM student choreographers.

Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 7:00 PM
Music Recital Hall (Redstone Campus)
Free and open to the public.

New work by Emily Brunick, Haoyu Chen, Olivia Malone, Kyla Paul, and others.

bullet Dance Program AUDITIONS - Round #2

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Two groups (only come to one of the following times):
7:15-8:15 PM
8:30-9:30 PM
(Note: if you have a time conflict that you absolutely cannot adjust, but would like to be considered, please contact Paul.Besaw@uvm.edu!)

Auditions for dances to be included in the spring Dancing Uphill performance. Faculty/guest artists include Paul Besaw, Clare Byrne, Katherine Ferrier, and Lynn Ellen Schimoler. After a brief warm-up, participants will learn new dance sequences and improvisational structures. Emphasis on creating a comfortable environment where everybody can have fun and show the best of themselves!

bullet Vermont College Dance Festival - November 12 - 14, 2015

Don't miss the second annual gathering of dance students and faculty from around the Green Mountain State, hosted by Middlebury College. http://www.middlebury.edu/arts/news/2015-2016-events-calendar/november. Contact pbesaw@uvm.edu for more information or if you would like to participate!

Vermont College Faculty Showcase – Thursday, November 12 – 7:30 PM
Student Works Concert – Friday, November 13 – 4:00 PM
Student Work-in-Progress Showing – Saturday, November 14 – 2:00 PM

bullet Guest Artist Residency - Katherine Ferrier

More information to come!

bullet Dance End-of-the-Semester Showing!

Presentation of class projects and independent student work. Contact csbyrne@uvm.edu if you would like to present something!

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Southwick Hall Ballroom (Redstone Campus)
Free and open to the public

bullet Student Choreography Showcase #2

Come see original work by UVM student choreographers.

Sunday, December 13, 2015 - 7:00 PM
Music Recital Hall (Redstone Campus)
Free and open to the public.

New work by Emily Brunick, Haoyu Chen, Olivia Malone, Kyla Paul, and others.

SPRING 2016

bullet American College Dance Association 2016

Students, faculty, and staff will be traveling to Springfield College February 11-14 to attend the annual ACDA New England Conference. Student work from UVM will be presented and students will take part in a whole array of master classes. Please contact Paul.Besaw@uvm.edu if you are interested in participating.

bullet The Solo Workshop: Doubling Down

Make sure not to miss this collaboration between the UVM Lane Series and the Department of Music and Dance. Features dance faculty Paul Besaw and Selene Colburn, as well as music faculty Patricia Julien, David Neiweem and Ray Vega in music/dance collaborations with Middlebury College music and dance artists.

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 7:30 PM
Music Recital Hall (Redstone Campus)
Click here for ticket information.

bullet Dancing Uphill 2016

Highlighting UVM dance student performers, the concert includes choreography by UVM dance faculty, UVM composition students, and professional guest dance artists. This year will be directed by Paul Besaw and will feature works by dance faculty/guest artists Paul Besaw, Clare Byrne, Katherine Ferrier, Chatch Pregger, and Lynn Ellen Schimoler.

Thursday-Saturday, March 17-19, 2016 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 19, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Tickets: $10 (cash or check only please)

For more information or ticket reservations, contact Paul.Besaw@uvm.edu

bullet Dance End-of-the-Semester Showing!

Presentation of class projects and independent student work. Contact phiga@uvm.edu if you would like to present something!

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 4:00 PM
Southwick Hall Ballroom (Redstone Campus)
Free and open to the public

 

 

 

 

 

 

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