Events

Students, Show Your Work in November Dances!

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 8:30pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, (The Cube) Studio 224

The Dance Program will present their mainstage production, November Dances, on Nov. 22 & 23 in Reynolds Theater. In addition to faculty choreographed works, 15 minutes of the evening's show are reserved for high caliber student choreography. Only...

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Creativity and Play - Introduction to Martial Arts

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 3:05pm
Rubenstein Arts Center 124, 2020 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27705

Possible Engagement Activity for students enrolled in Dance Program courses!

What: Open level movement class connected to Dance 101. 

Instructor: Guest artist/scholar Professor Janet O’Shea, UCLA Department of World Arts and...

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Kosanba: “Ethics and Aesthetics: Vodou’s Commitment to Activism and Change”

Thursday, September 19, 2019 (All day)

Colloquium XIII
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
19-21 September 2019

For full information including registration, visit their website: https://www.cbsr.ucsb.edu/kosanba/...

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Art as Care: Exploring Movement with Bass Connections Visiting Artist, Anne Dubos

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 6:00pm
Arts Annex, 404 Gattis St, Durham, NC 27701

This workshop uses motion sensors in collaborative games. The sensors give sound feed back — when one moves, she creates a new space : a soundscape. Participants will explore how to care for the soundscapes they create. We will propose various body...

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Kosanba: “Ethics and Aesthetics: Vodou’s Commitment to Activism and Change”

Friday, September 20, 2019 (All day)

Colloquium XIII
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
19-21 September 2019

For full information including registration, visit their website: https://www.cbsr.ucsb.edu/kosanba/...

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The Play Principle: Beyond Competition & Failure in Sports

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Ruby Lounge

Drop by the Ruby on Friday at noon for a casual art talk and free lunch to learn about the behind-the-scenes aspect of the creative process, careers in the arts, and more.

Dance scholar and martial arts practitioner Janet O'shea seeks to...

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Kosanba: “Ethics and Aesthetics: Vodou’s Commitment to Activism and Change”

Saturday, September 21, 2019 (All day)

Colloquium XIII
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
19-21 September 2019

For full information including registration, visit their website: https://www.cbsr.ucsb.edu/kosanba/...

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Gaspard&Dancers

Friday, September 27, 2019 (All day)

Possible Engagement Activity for students enrolled in Dance Program courses.

Reserved Seating ...

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Luciana Achugar: Lecture/Presentation

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 4:00pm
the Ark, 14 Epworth Dorm Lane, Durham, NC 27708

OTRO TEATRO (Other theater or theater for the Other): An introduction to achugar's work and her ongoing search for another kind of theater, a theater for and of the other that gives voice to the silenced, oppressed and repressed and less valued aspects...

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Gaspard&Dancers

Friday, October 4, 2019 (All day)

Possible Engagement Activity for students enrolled in Dance Program courses.

Reserved Seating ...

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North Carolina Dance Festival

Friday, October 18, 2019 (All day)

Engagement Opportunity for students enrolled in Dance Program courses.

The NC Dance Festival showcases North Carolina choreographers through a series of concerts across the state. There shows in Durham will be:

  • October 18,...

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North Carolina Dance Festival

Friday, October 25, 2019 (All day)

Engagement Opportunity for students enrolled in Dance Program courses.

The NC Dance Festival showcases North Carolina choreographers through a series of concerts across the state. There shows in Durham will be:

  • October 18,...

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The Dancing Species: Human Bodily Movement and the Fate of the Earth

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Ruby Lounge

Drop by the Ruby on Friday at noon for a casual art talk and free lunch to learn about the behind-the-scenes aspect of the creative process, careers in the arts, and more.

Humans dance to a degree unmatched in any known species. Humans invent,...

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Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 8:00pm
Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

Born in Georgia to Civil Rights activists, raised in California, and trained at the School of American Ballet, choreographer Alonzo King planted his company, LINES, in what may seem an unlikely place for ballet - San Francisco - in 1982. The city, he...

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November Dances 2019

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 7:30pm
Reynolds Industries Theater

November Dances is the Duke Dance Program's Spring concert featuring Ballet, Modern, Jazz, and African Dance works by Duke faculty: Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Tyler Walters, Nina Wheeler, Andrea E. Woods Valdés, plus works by students.

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November Dances 2019

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 7:30pm
Reynolds Industries Theater

November Dances is the Duke Dance Program's Spring concert featuring Ballet, Modern, Jazz, and African Dance works by Duke faculty: Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Tyler Walters, Nina Wheeler, Andrea E. Woods Valdés, plus works by students.

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