Events

Mainstage Highlights from ChoreoLab 2014

Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 2:00pm
The Ark,14 Epworth Lane, Durham, NC 27708

This informal performance in the historic Ark Dance Studio on East Campus will recap highlights from the Duke Dance Program's ChoreoLab 2014 Mainstage performance, featuring original works from faculty members Julie Janus Walters, Barbara Dickinson,...

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Kokanko Sata Doumbia, musician, and Assigué Dolo, Dogon scholar to lecture

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 1:25pm
Friedl 240

On Thursday, April 10, 2014 the Dance Program and Cradle of Jazz Project will present Malian/Wasulu vocalist, percussionist, and kamele ngoni player Kokanko Sata Doumbia, and Dogon scholar, Assigué Dolo, for a one-day residency in conjunction with...

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Malian/Wasulu vocalist, percussionist, and kamele ngoni player Kokanko Sata Doumbia: lecture/demonstration

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 11:45am
Ark

On Thursday, April 10, 2014 the Dance Program and Cradle of Jazz Project will present Malian/Wasulu vocalist, percussionist, and kamele ngoni player Kokanko Sata Doumbia, and Dogon scholar, Assigué Dolo, for a one-day residency in conjunction with...

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Senior Thesis Presentation: Morgan Lea and Kelsey Allen

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 8:00pm
Slippage Lab, Hull Avenue Dance Studio, 1515 Hull Street, Durham, NC 27705

"Photographing Dance" by Kelsey Allen will be open from 8-10PM. "Polluting Ideals" video showing by Morgan Lea will play every half hour.  Please stop by at any time. 

Morgan Lea, a double major in Dance and Neuroscience, chose to take her...

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Momentum Dance Company Showcase

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 8:00pm
Page Auditorium

You are invited to Momentum's end of year showcase this Saturday! It is the student led dance group's 4th Annual Showcase, titled "Encore", and they are excited to show everyone what they've been working on all year! Details of the...

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Forsythe Phrases and Improvisation Technologies: Masterclass at ADF Studios

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 11:30am
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Saturday, April 5, 11:30-1:00 - *Master class/workshop at ADF STUDIOS, Durham. Please contact ADF to register for this Advanced Modern Technique class: http://www.americandancefestival.org/...

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Forsythe Improvisation Technologies Workshop Series: Roundtable Q&A

Friday, April 4, 2014 - 11:45am
Ark

11:45-12:45 Bivins Room 109 - Roundtable discussion with Q&A.

Forsythe Phrases and Improvisation Technologies - William Forsythe's vision has opened new dialogues in dance. As artistic director of an extraordinary collection of dance artists...

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Forsythe Improvisation Technologies Workshop Series: Masterclass

Friday, April 4, 2014 - 10:05am
Ark

10:05-11:35, Ark Dance Studio - Forsythe Improvisation Technologies Workshop.
Open to intermediate/ advanced Duke Dance program students and intermediate/advanced UNC students and invited guests. PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are required, as space...

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Forsythe Improvisation Technologies Workshop Series: Masterclass

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 3:05pm
Ark

3:05-4:35 Ark Dance Studio - Forsythe Improvisation Technologies Workshop.
Open to intermediate/ advanced Duke Dance program students and intermediate/advanced UNC students and invited guests. PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are required, as space is...

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ChoreoLab 2014

Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 8:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

The Dance Program's annual spring concert features works by faculty: Barbara Dickinson, Thomas F. Defrantz, Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Julie Janus Walters; and students: Bonnie Delaune and Zsofia Solta, and Jennifer Margono and Maurice Dowell. March 28...

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ChoreoLab 2014

Friday, March 28, 2014 - 8:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

The Dance Program's annual spring concert features works by faculty: Barbara Dickinson, Thomas F. Defrantz, Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Julie Janus Walters; and students: Bonnie Delaune and Zsofia Solta, and Jennifer Margono and Maurice Dowell. March 28...

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Down to Earth Dinner Series, with Ava Vinesett

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 5:30pm

On March 26th, join Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Associate Professor of the Practice of Dance, and The Center for Multicultural Affairs as it continues its sixth year of the Down to Earth dinner series, where students learn from the diverse experiences and...

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Dance Writing Award Competition: Entries Due

Saturday, March 15, 2014 (All day)
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The Dance Writing Award is a competitive award presented annually. The winning paper will be chosen among submissions that are received by March 15th of every year. The Dance Writing Award recognizes the Duke University undergraduate who has written a...

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Dancing the African Diaspora: Theories of Black Performance

Sunday, February 9, 2014 (All day)
TBA

"Dancing the African Diaspora: Theories of Black Performance" aims to re-ignite the discourse on defining black dance on a global scale by bringing together scholars, practitioners, educators, and other stakeholders for three days of intellectual and...

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Film: All the Ladies Say...

Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 3:30pm
Dance and Technology
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)

Ana "Rokafella" Garcia presents the screening of her film "All the Ladies Say..." about six women carving a niche for themselves in the male-dominated world of breakdancing. Followed by a Q&A. Free and open to the public. Co-sponsored by the...

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