WOW! Many opportunities for both extra credit and approved Dance Concerts for your Additional Dance Critiques coming up. First, a concert that could give you BOTH extra credit while being eligible for your Additional Critique:
“Rodin” by the Eifman Ballet @ the Segerstrom Center for the Arts www.scfta.org. (Costa Mesa, across from South Coast Plaza) Friday, May 3 at 7:30pm, Saturday, May 4 at 2:00pm & 7:30pm, and Sunday May 5 at 2:00pm. (Pre-performance talk one hour prior to performance – this is the extra credit part!!!) “Rodin” is based on the “turbulent relationship between famed French sculptor August Rodin and his mistress, fellow artist and muse Camille Claudel” according to the press release.
Now for other Additional Dance Critique possibilities:
Physical Graffiti – UC Irvine Undergraduate Dance Concert – Claire Trevor Theatre May 3,4,5 at 8pm, May 5 @ 2pm www.arts.uci.edu
“There’s You & There’s Me” – UC Riverside MFA candidates Monica Rodero and Dan Schuchart in Experimental Choreography. Performance Lab, ARTS 166, May 2-4 @ 8pm.Seating for this event is LIMITED: no late seating, doors open at 7:30pm. This is a small venue! $7
“I Got Lost” – Inland Empire choreographers Roya Carreras (and our very own Kirsten Johansen and Sofia Carreras) “will feature artistry and beauty in the genres of modern dance, ballet and dance theatre” at 8pm Saturday, May 4 at the University of Redlands’ Glenn Wallichs Theater. Student tickets are $8 and can be purchased at the door or by calling 909.748.8728.
Anyone considering going to UCR 909 Dance at the Fox Performing Arts Center in downtown Riverside – remember, this event is only available as EXTRA CREDIT, NOT AS A CRITIQUE OPTION! Show is at 6pm, tickets are $19. For more information, call the Box Office at 951.779.9800.
Enjoy the weekend!