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FALL 2014

bullet Dance Program AUDITIONS - Round #1

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Two groups (only come to one of the following times):
7:00-8:00 pm
8:15-9:15 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!)

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 NC dances VT: featuring choreography by The Van Dyke Dance Group, Paul Besaw, and Christal Brown

Make sure not to miss this collaboration between the UVM Lane Series and the Department of Music and Dance.

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Mann Gymnasiusm (Trinity Campus)
Click here for ticket information.

bullet Master Class - Contemporary Technique with Christine Bowen Stevens of the The Van Dyke Dance Group

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 2:00-3:40 PM
Patrick Gym Dance Studio
Free (please contact pbesaw@uvm.edu if you would like to join!)

bullet Student Choreography Showcase #1

Come see original work by UVM student choreographers.

Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 7:00 PM
Music Recital Hall (Redstone Campus)
Free and open to the public.

New work by Elissa Benedetto, Carolyn Connor, Sommer Johansen, Sarah Light, Carolyn McCarthy, Allison Nobile, Erica Raff, and Lily Spechler.

bullet Dance Program AUDITIONS - Round #2

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Two groups (only come to one of the following times):
7:00-8:00 pm
8:15-9:15 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!)

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 Site Performance

Directed by faculty member Selene Colburn, this fall tradition at UVM will once again bring dance outside the theatre/studio into new and exciting parts of the campus community. Created by Colburn and the site performance students, you won't want to miss this.

Thursday & Friday, October 23 & 24, 2014
5:30 PM - stay tuned for the exact location!
Free and open to the public.

bullet Vermont College Dance Festival - November 11 & 12, 2014

Don't miss the first gathering of dance students and faculty from around the Green Mountain State, hosted by UVM and the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts.

•Tuesday, November 11 – 7:30 PM – FlynnSpace – Tickets $10 ($5 for students)
VT College Dance Festival Showcase (flynncenter.org)
Featuring original work by dance students at UVM, Middlebury College, Bennington College, St. Michael's College, Johnson State College, and Castleton State College

•Wednesday, November 12
Dance Workshops – 8:45-Noon – Flynn Center
Student Work-in-Progress Showing/Discussion –2:00-4:00 PM – Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Contact pbesaw@uvm.edu for more information or if you would like to participate!

bullet Guest Artist Residency - Adele Myers

November 14-16, 2014
•Saturday, November 15 – 9:00-10:15 AM – Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Master Class in Contemporary Dance Technique (contact pbesaw@uvm.edu if you would like to participate)
•Sunday, November 16 – 6:00 PM – Mann Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Informal Dance Showing/Discussion (see the new work Adele will have just made with UVM students!)

bullet End-of-the-Semester Showing!

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

Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 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 7, 2014 - 7:00 PM
Music Recital Hall (Redstone Campus)
Free and open to the public.

New work by Elissa Benedetto, Carolyn Connor, Sommer Johansen, Sarah Light, Carolyn McCarthy, Allison Nobile, Erica Raff, and Lily Spechler.

SPRING 2015

bullet The Solo Workshop: Assigned Allies

Make sure not to miss this collaboration between the UVM Lane Series and the Department of Music and Dance. Features new dances by Paul Besaw, Clare Byrne, Paula Higa, Lynn Ellen Schimoler, and Lois Trombley, as they collaborate with musician-composers Paul Asbell, Tom Cleary, Patricia Julien, Yutaka Kono, and Heidi Soons.

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Music Recital Hall (Redstone Campus)
Click here for ticket information.

bullet Guest Artist Residency - Susan Levine Ourada

February 19-22, 2015

bullet American College Dance Association 2015

Students, faculty, and staff will be traveling to Rhode Island University March 11-14 to attend the annual ACDA New England Region 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 Dancing Uphill 2014

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 new works by dance faculty/guest artists Hannah Dennison, Paula Higa, Adele Myers, and Susan Levine Ourada.

Thursday-Saturday, March 19-21, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 21, 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 End-of-the-Semester Showing!

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

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Southwick Hall Ballroom (Redstone Campus)
Free and open to the public

 

 

 

 

 

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