Thursday, April 29, 2010

FAC Dancers from the morning class will be performing three ensemble pieces choreographed by guest choreographers on May 7th at 7:00 pm in the Black Box Theatre of the Fine Arts Center. Brian McGinnis choreographed two dances Run and Bisque. Andrew Kuharsky choreographed the ballet Comings and Goings for the ensemble.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Fine Arts Center Dance students Ashley Attaway, Charlotte Brown, Lael King, Abigail Pinkerton, Jamie Taylor and Maren Trofatter were inducted into the National Honor Society for Dance Arts on April 22nd. Receiving the distinction of the Gold Star Award were current members Allison Leisgang, Jillian Leisgang, Gianni Monteleon and Jamie Taylor. Ashley Becking received two Gold Star Awards. NHSDA President Ashley Becking and Vice-President Ashley Brown conducted the ceremony. Flowers were donated by A Arrangements Florist for each new inducted NHSDA Dance student. Students must earn 30 points through dance performances and events as well as maintain a good academic grade aversage to be eligible for membership and may earn a Gold Star Award by earning an additional 10 points.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

On Thursday April 22nd several of the dancers will be performing in our Generation-to-Generation performance, which is a celebration of student created artwork. Please come and visit the visual art students' exhibit and reception at 6:00 pm at the Fine Arts Center. The performance portion begins at 7:00 in the Recital Hall with student music compositions and then moves into the Black Box Theatre for the dance and theatre portion. A selection of six student pieces of choreography will be performed followed by a student created/directed condensed play. The performance should run just over an hour.