UW Theatre and Dance to Present Combined Jazz/Dance Concert
March 26, 2009 — Vertical dance joins ballet, modern and jazz dance and live music on the University of Wyoming stage in "Awaken/Shift," the Department of Theatre and Dance's final dance concert of the 2008-2009 season.
Showcasing the department's finest dancers and featuring original works by dance faculty Marsha Knight, Margaret Wilson, Lawrence Jackson and former faculty member Vincent Brosseau, "Awaken/Shift" runs April 1, 2 and 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Arts and Sciences auditorium. Tickets cost $14 for the public, $11 for senior citizens and $7 for students. To get tickets, stop by the Fine Arts Box Office, call 766-6666, or go online at www.uwyo.edu/finearts.
The concert also features the musical stylings of the Wyoming Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble II and pianists Rubia Santos and Theresa Bogard.
The Wyoming Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble II will switch off performing jazz selections. Jazz Ensemble II is featured for the April 1 concert and the Wyoming Jazz Ensemble for the April 2 and 4 performances.
Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2009