Danceworks Performance Company announces 2015-16 season
Season subscriptions on sale now
MILWAUKEE…Danceworks Performance Company (DPC), the resident contemporary dance company of Danceworks, Inc., announces its nineteenth season, offering three concerts. DPC will continue focusing on collaborations with artists from a variety of disciplines in 2015-16. Season subscriptions are on sale now.
Following is the schedule of performances. All concerts will be performed at Next Act Theatre, 255 S. Water St., Milwaukee, WI 53204.
November 5-8, 2015: Footsteps, Shadows and Whispers
Thursday, November 5, 7:30pm
Friday, November 6, 7:30pm
Saturday, November 7, 5:00 & 7:30pm
Sunday, November 8, 2:30pm
The resident dance makers of DPC and guest choreographer Dawn Springer design works that follow mysterious pathways, linger in shadows and whisper secrets, in collaboration with composer Allen Russell and the Tontine Ensemble.
March 3-6, 2016: Writing About Music/Dancing About Architecture
Thursday, March 3, 7:30pm
Friday, March 4, 7:30pm
Saturday, March 5, 5:00 & 7:30pm
Sunday, March 6, 2:30pm
Dance, music, language and architecture describe, inform, correlate, abstract and redefine one another in this DPC collaboration with the UWM Institute of Chamber Music.
May 19-22, 2016: The Quest
Thursday, May 19, 7:30pm
Friday, May 20, 7:30pm
Saturday, May 21, 5:00& 7:30pm
Sunday, May 22, 2:30pm
Hark, all ye Appreciators of Movement, Musick and a Story well told! A collaboration with the Chant Clair Chamber Choir and Jason Powell, this Production shall weave such familiar Fantastickal personae as the Princess, the Knight and the Dragon into a new—and quite unfamiliar—Tapestry. With a Score compassing both canonical repertoire and newly penned Ballads, The Quest is a unique blend of the Real and the Magickal.
Subscriptions for the DPC 2014-15 season are $60, which offer reserved seating, exchange privileges and a savings of more than 25% off single ticket prices. To purchase a subscription, please call the Danceworks Box Office at 414-277-8480, ext. 6025, or visit our studios, located at 1661 N. Water Street. Subscriptions are not available online.
Danceworks, Inc. enhances the joy, health and creativity of our community through performances, classes and outreach activities integrating dance and other art forms. Danceworks is supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board, with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts. Danceworks is a member of the United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF).
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November 3-6, 2016 at Next Act Theatre.
Season Subscriptions on sale now.
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2,200 area young people to participate in citywide competition
May 12-15, 2016 at Next Act Theatre
The night will feature one-night-only entertainment by Mad Hot Students and special alumni performances.