The American College Dance Festival Association's 2012National College Dance Festival presents three programs featuring some of the finest dance works selected from colleges and universities throughout the country. Each program showcases approximately ten dances, with a total of thirty schools participating in the Festival galas. A different dance program will be featured on each date at the matinee and evening performances. All tickets are General Admission.
Performance Timing: Part One - 60 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 55 min.
2012 NATIONAL COLLEGE DANCE FESTIVAL PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS, TITLES, CHOREOGRAPHERS Fri., May 25 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. PROGRAM A Carleton College (MN), Elevator for One, Elise Erickson, Undergraduate Student Colorado College, Convergence, Patrizia Herminjard, Faculty California State University-Fullerton, Vitals, Mike Esperanza, Guest Artist Hofstra University (NY), Augusta Moves, Katherine Mayo, Undergraduate Student James Madison University (VA), We Hold These Truths, Vincent Thomas, Guest Artist Minnesota State University, Mankato, Crash, Daniel Stark, Faculty Temple University, Masked Masculinity, Shaness Kemp, Graduate Student University of Missouri-Kansas City, Without a Word, DeeAnna Hiett, Faculty University of Texas at Austin, Oblivion's Ink, David Justin, Faculty University of Utah, Human Reassembled, Abi Ririe, Graduate Student
Sat., May 26 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. PROGRAM B Hamline University (MN), Elephant in the Room, Crystal Runk, Guest Artist Kennesaw State University (GA), Rhizome, Ivan Pulinkala, Faculty Long Island University, Brooklyn (NY), different shades of Grey, Nathaniel Hunt, Undergraduate Student Loyola Marymount University (CA), Unscripted/Riptide Into Me, Keith Johnson, Guest Artist Marlboro College (VT), Present Present Present, Cookie Harrist, Student Meredith College (NC), Prelude to Settling, Carol Finley and Lacy Lowder, Faculty Stanford University (CA), Twilight Composite, Diane Frank, Faculty University of Florida, Wired, Yaniv Abraham, Guest Artist University of Montana, MEAT, Brian Gerke and Steinunn Ketilsdottir, Guest Artists University of North Carolina-Greensboro, Vanishing Souls/Falling Embers, Denise J. Murphy, Graduate Student Sun., May 27 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. PROGRAM C Boston Conservatory (MA), La Giornata Omicida (The Deadly Day), Tommy Neblett, Faculty California State University, Long Beach, Dreaming Op. 15 No. 3, Keith Johnson, Faculty Dean College (MA), Strange Invisible Perfume, Gregory King, Faculty Florida State University, Hearts of Sheep, Harper Addison, Graduate Student Kenyon College (OH), Cry-i-i-iing, Kora Radella, Faculty Slippery Rock University (PA), . . . fists alone are only hands, Kaitlyn Dye, Undergraduate Student Texas Woman's University, Same As It Ever Was, Elyse Cox, Graduate Student University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Lost Lullabies, Carl Flink, Faculty University of Texas Pan American, Estado de Mexico - Los Mazahuas, Jairo Heli Garcia Paredes/Restaged by Francisco Munoz III, Guest Artist Western Michigan University, Foreground, Lauren Edson, Guest Artist