DECENNIUM Dance Decoded

Join us this weekend for Decennium: Elon Dance Program Spring Dance Concert as we celebrate 10 years of the BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography! The concert features performances by Elon BFA Dance majors and choreography by guest artist Gaspard Louis and faculty members Jason Aryeh, Gerri Houlihan, Jen Guy Metcalf, Sara Tourek, and Lauren Kearns.

But wait, there’s more!

Love dance and searching for new ways to talk about it? Want to understand contemporary dance? Enjoy dance performance but want to learn more about what goes into it? Then come to Dance Decoded, the Department of Performing Arts’ pre-show talk and demonstration series for dance lovers and dance novices alike.

Friday March 19 at 7:00pm: Choreographer Gerri Houlihan explains how collaboration with lighting designers, musicians, and physicians resulted in her work Change of Heart.

Saturday March 11 at 7:00pm: Choreographer Jen Guy Metcalf discusses how choreographers and dancers collaborated with musicians in the creation of her piece Catalyst.

Dance Decoded Talks are free and open to the public and take place 30 minutes before the performance starts in the McCrary Theatre lobby.

Performances of Decennium are March 10 and 11 at 7:30pm and March 11 and 12 at 2:00pm in the McCrary Theatre, Center for the Arts.

Tickets are available at the Center for the Arts Box Office. $13 or free with Elon ID.

 

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