University Dance Concert
Please help fund our dance program’s FIRST EVER performance on the UMass Fine Arts Center Main Stage on January 25, 2019
REFLECT/RESPOND: A Limón Dance Legacy Concert - 7:30 PM, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall
The renowned José Limón Dance Company presents their classic work "The Exiles" as part of an extended residency hosted by UMass Music & Dance. Members of the company will also join UMass and Five College dance students in performing Limón's masterpiece, "Choreographic Offering." Additionally, UMass and Five College dancers will present a new work by critically acclaimed choreographer David Dorfman as a reflection/response to "Choreographic Offering."
Your generosity will allow the dance department to develop and sustainable and collaborative relationship with the UMass Fine Arts Center. This would allow us more performance opportunities in the future that would give our dance department much deserved recognition.
The UMass Amherst Department of Dance is a uniquely versatile program emphasizing excellence, diversity, and the transformative power of dance. Our vision as a department is, “To be a leader in performance, pedagogy, and scholarship and to create a community that promotes individual growth through artistic and intellectual discovery.