Events

Cultural Resonance in Contemporary Bodies

A New Dance Festival at UCI

October 15 – 16, 2018

7:00 p.m.

William J. Gillespie Performance Studios 1100

Join us to experience innovative dance performances by three leading Asian American female choreographers who experiment with classical and modern forms of diverse cultural traditions. The festival explores “new narratives” regarding culture, difference, and social justice through the art form of embodied performances. 

Free admission

For more information and schedule of events, visit dance.arts.uci.edu

Support for this exhibition is provided by UCI Illuminations.

 

For more information, Contact Charlotte Griffin charlotg@uci.edu


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Cultural Resonance in Contemporary Bodies

 

A New Dance Festival at UCI

October 15-16, 2018

7:00 pm

William J. Gillespie Performance Studios, 1100

 

Join us to experience innovative dance performances by three leading Asian American female choreographers who experiment with classical and modern forms of diverse cultural traditions. The festival explores new narratives regarding culture, difference, and social justice through the art form of embodied performances.

Free admission.

For more infomration and schedule of events, visit dance.arts.uci.edu.

Support for this exhibtion is provided by UCI Illuminations.


 


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East Meets West: International Dance Festival

October 28 – November 3, 2018

Claire Trevor Theatre

The first annual event began in 2016 when the UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Shanghai Normal University, and Beijing Normal University collaborated to create a week-long exchange program and showcase. The program has continued and in 2017 UCI students and Dance faculty visited Shanghai Normal University to attend performances, workshops, and conferences.

This fall we are growing the event into a spectacular festival engaging both the local Southern California dance community and our international partners from Shanghai Normal University and Nanjing University of the Arts. During the week UCI will host conferences, workshops, and master classes with our partner universities. Local dance instructors and professionals are invited to join us for these activities.

To celebrate and showcase the great work and partnerships UCI will host 2
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New Slate 

Charlotte Griffin, artistic director

 

December 6 – 8, 2018

Claire Trevor Theatre

An exciting program introducing original choreography by MFA candidates in Dance. The program includes original works and promises something for every dance enthusiast.

Performances
Evenings: Dec. 6, 7, 8 at 8:00 p.m.
Matinee: Dec. 8 at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets:
TICKETS ON SALE AUGUST 28
General admission: $18
Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff: $15
Arts Subscriber: $14
UCI Students & Children under 17: $11

Complimentary shuttle service is available for our guests with disabilities or those with mobility issues, from the Mesa Parking Structure (MPS) to select shows throughout the season. Shuttle service will begin one hour before show-time and will meet patrons on level two (Mesa Road street level) of the
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