Event Category: Dance

Committed to the development of diverse movement on the global stage for over 50 years, the Bessie-award winning Dayton Contemporary Dance Company arrives with a repertory program that explores and celebrates the impact of African-American culture in the world today with works such as Nourishing Routes, Wawa Aba, This I Know For Sure and American […]

The multinational trio of Tatiana Desardouin, Lauriane Ogay and Mai Lê Hô brings societal issues to light through their street dance, hip-hop, house and clubbing styles. In a program exploring the “groove,” the threesome use it as a road map to social justice through the physical expression of Black culture. This performance takes place at […]

Born in 1982, the trailblazing Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company foreshadowed issues of identity, form and social commentary that would change the face of American dance. With a repertory that is widely varied in its subject matter, visual imagery and stylistic approach to movement, voice and stagecraft, it remains one of the foremost contemporary dance […]

Considered by many as the preeminent modern dance organization of our time, consistently garnering the highest praise for their technical aplomb and sheer human authenticity, the Mark Morris Dance Group performs a program of new works and classics including Sport, Italian Concerto, A Wooden Tree and Water performed to both live and pre-recorded music. This […]