Events

ARK DANCES

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 7:00pm
Ark

The Dance Program Student Board invites you to Ark Dances, a bi-annual, informal dance concert highlighting student dance works.

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Masterclass: Hip-Hop with Companhia Urbana de Danca

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 10:05am
Hull Studio

Virtuosic dancers from the favelas of Rio de Janeiro fuse hip-hop, samba, capoeira, and contemporary dance in the boldly imaginative choreography of Sonia Destri Lie's Companhia Urbana de Dança, one of the most exciting new ensembles on the world stage...

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Survivors on the Yoga Mat: Lessons about Trauma

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 12:00pm
Duke Diet and Fitness Center

This talk focuses on what trauma survivors (from addictions, loss of loved ones, sexual abuse, race injury, war, accidents, incarceration, etc.) can teach us about resilience and healing. Includes attention to treatment strategies (meditation, yoga,...

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Toward a Pedagogy of Tenderness

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 3:00pm
East Duke Parlors

This talk focuses on the use of contemplative practices to teach about injustices as way to build multiracial learning communities. Offers practical and theoretical discussion about using yoga, meditation, opening and closing circles, and deep...

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Masterclass with Companhia Urbana de Danca

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 3:05pm
Ark

Virtuosic dancers from the favelas of Rio de Janeiro fuse hip-hop, samba, capoeira, and contemporary dance in the boldly imaginative choreography of Sonia Destri Lie's Companhia Urbana de Dança, one of the most exciting new ensembles on the world stage...

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Panel: Companhia Urbana de Danca: Aesthetics & Activism in Brazilian Dance

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 12:00pm
Ark

Discussion moderated by Katya Wesolowski with Companhia Urbana de Dança Artistic Director Sonia Destri Lie & one or two of the dancers.

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Yoga for Every Body: Down Dog and Dharma Workshop

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 11:45am
Ark

This yoga and writing session is designed to incite energy, encourage relaxation, and inspire creativity. There will be marvelous music and time for us to stretch, breathe, and write together. Everybody is welcome. No fancy clothes or special props....

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DEMAN Weekend: Monica Hogan Masterclass

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 2:30pm
The Ark Dance Studio

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

the Ark,14 Epworth Lane, Durham, NC 27708

Part of the Duke Alumni Association DEMAN Weekend 2014....

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Companhia Urbana de Dança

Friday, November 7, 2014 - 8:00pm
Reynolds Industries Theater

Virtuosic dancers from the favelas of Rio de Janeiro fuse hip-hop, samba, capoeira, and contemporary dance in the boldly imaginative choreography of Sonia Destri Lie’s Companhia Urbana de Dança, one of the most exciting new ensembles on the world stage...

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Companhia Urbana de Dança

Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 8:00pm
Reynolds Industries Theater

Virtuosic dancers from the favelas of Rio de Janeiro fuse hip-hop, samba, capoeira, and contemporary dance in the boldly imaginative choreography of Sonia Destri Lie’s Companhia Urbana de Dança, one of the most exciting new ensembles on the world stage...

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November Dances 2014

Friday, November 21, 2014 - 8:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

New Modern, African, Ballet and Jazz works by dance faculty Andrea E.Woods Valdés, Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Tyler Walters, Nina Wheeler, and advanced choreography students.

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November Dances 2014

Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 8:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

New Modern, African, Ballet and Jazz works by dance faculty Andrea E. Woods Valdés, Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Tyler Walters, Nina Wheeler, and advanced choreography students.

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