Events

Open rehearsal with Calabasa Calabasa: Dancing and Making the Music of Life

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 7:30pm
Hull Studio

New performance project directed by Andrea E. Woods Valdés. Featuring: A. E. Woods Valdés, Jessica Burroughs, Dasha Chapman, Chanelle Croxton, Joy Kajogbola and Tria Smothers

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Capoeira Master Class with Mestre Valmir

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 11:45am
Hull Studio

Born in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, Valmir Santos Damasceno entered the world of Capoeira Angola in 1982 when he began training with the Grupo de Capoeira Angola Pelorinho (GCAP) under Mestres Moraes and Cobra Mansa. +++In 1992, he received the title of...

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Capoeira Master Class with Mestre Valmir

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 11:45am
Hull Studio

Born in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, Valmir Santos Damasceno entered the world of Capoeira Angola in 1982 when he began training with the Grupo de Capoeira Angola Pelorinho (GCAP) under Mestres Moraes and Cobra Mansa. +++In 1992, he received the title of...

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Benenson Awards in the Arts: Deadline for Applications

Monday, March 6, 2017 (All day)

The Benenson Awards in the Arts provide funding for fees, travel and other educational expenses for arts-centered projects proposed by undergraduates. Applicants must be undergraduates in good...

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Duke Ballet Company’s Annual Student Showcase

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 7:30pm

Come enjoy Duke Ballet Company’s...

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Dance Performance: Regalia: Plantation Lullabies of Royalty

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
Hull Studio

"Regalia: Plantation Lullabies of Royalty," is a dance work co-choreographed by Jennifer Harge and Duane Lee Holland, Jr. The work examines transgenerational consistencies, evolutions, and accommodations of black bodies since American slavery. Using...

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Artist Talk with Jennifer Harge and Duane Holland

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 10:05am
West Duke 106

Duane Lee Holland, Jr., began his professional dance career at the age of 17 with Rennie Harris Puremovement (RHPM), where he was named Assistant Artistic Director in 2008. Duane has also had the privilege of working for Ronald K. Brown/Evidence. He is...

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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
Motorco Music Hall

They're back! Flamenco Vivo brings the pride, power, and passion of flamenco back to Durham this February at Motorco Music Hall. Experience romantic and powerful performances in an intimate tablao setting, with dance and live music by the company's...

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Malpaso Dance Company + Arturo O'Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble - 'Dreaming of Lions'

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

Thanks to thawing relations between the U.S. and Cuba, the prodigiously talented Malpaso Dance Company of Havana has started to appear more frequently on American stages. Central to Malpaso's rising profile is their relationship with the New York-based...

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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
Motorco Music Hall

They're back! Flamenco Vivo brings the pride, power, and passion of flamenco back to Durham this February at Motorco Music Hall. Experience romantic and powerful performances in an intimate tablao setting, with dance and live music by the company's...

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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
Motorco Music Hall

They're back! Flamenco Vivo brings the pride, power, and passion of flamenco back to Durham this February at Motorco Music Hall. Experience romantic and powerful performances in an intimate tablao setting, with dance and live music by the company's...

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Afro Cuban Percussion Workshop with Vince Cherico and Carlos Maldonado of Arturo O'Farrell's Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 11:30am
Baldwin Auditorium

Vince Cherico and Carlos Maldonado, GRAMMY-winning members of Arturo O'Farrill's Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble, lead a dynamic workshop for Duke students and community members on playing Afro Cuban rhythms. Registration required. Sign up at dukeperformances...

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Bring it to the Mat: Yoga, Mindfulness and Racial Justice

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 9:00am
Ark

3rd Annual Embodied Learning Summit +++ This conference is for everyone who is interested in movement, mindfulness, and racial justice work. Conversations about race and racism can be difficult and uncomfortable, but allowing ourselves to feel that...

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Malpaso Dance Company + Arturo O'Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble - 'Dreaming of Lions'

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

Thanks to thawing relations between the U.S. and Cuba, the prodigiously talented Malpaso Dance Company of Havana has started to appear more frequently on American stages. Central to Malpaso's rising profile is their relationship with the New York-based...

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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
Motorco Music Hall

They're back! Flamenco Vivo brings the pride, power, and passion of flamenco back to Durham this February at Motorco Music Hall. Experience romantic and powerful performances in an intimate tablao setting, with dance and live music by the company's...

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