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Ticket Prices for NCDF only:

General Admission: $15

Weekend Pass: $35

 

Students, Seniors, Military - $12

Weekend Pass: $30

All reduced ticket prices available with ID.

 

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dancer in lightsNorth Carolina Dance Festival

Jan. 11-13

8 pm Fri. & Sat., 3pm Sunday

Mainstage Theatre

Presented by:

UNCW Department of Theatre &

The Dance Cooperative

UNCW Theatre is proud to launch our collaboration with the NCDF and the Wilmington Dance Cooperative to host this festival celebrating professional dance in North Carolina. The NC Dance Festival is an annual showcase of North Carolina dance artists that travels to five communities statewide – Charlotte, Raleigh, Boone, Wilmington, and Greensboro.

WILMINGTON NCDF PROGRAM:

Friday, Jan. 11, 8 pm

Touring Choreographers

Gaspard Louis, Durham

Lauren Kearns, Greensboro

E.E. Balcos, Charlotte

Local Choreographers

Nancy Podrasky Carson

Anne Firmender

Sue Meier

Kate Muhlstein

Brittany Patterson

Alyona Suslova

Saturday, Jan. 12, 8 pm

Touring Choreographers

John Gamble, Greensboro

Gary Taylor, Winston-Salem

Jan Van Dyke, Greensboro

Local Choreographers

Nancy Podrasky Carson

Anne Firmender

Linda Larson

Tracey Varga

Alyona Suslova

Sunday, Jan. 13, 3 pm

Touring Choreographers

Autumn Mist Belk, Raleigh

Carol Kyles Finley, Raleigh

Local Choreographers

Linda Larson

Sue Meier

Tracey Varga

Kate Muhlstein

Brittany Patterson

Heather Wells

 

More info on the professional artists for the 12/13 NCDF:

E.E. Balcos - His dance company, E.E.MOTION, has been featured with North Carolina Dance Festival, Charlotte Dance Festival, ADF's Acts to Follow Series, Piccolo Spoleto's Dance at Noon Series in Charleston, SC, and the Minnesota Fringe Festival in Minneapolis. www.eemotion.org

Code f.a.d. Company (f.a.d. is an acronym for film, art, dance) is a multimedia modern dance company based in Raleigh, NC. Founded in 2008 by choreographer and filmmaker Autumn Mist Belk, Code f.a.d. has performed across the United States in its first four seasons, including significant shows in New York, Washington, D.C., Houston, Seattle, and Birmingham, Alabama. www.codefadcompany.org/

Carol Kyles Finley - Her works for stage have been performed in many venues on the East Coast, in Ohio, and Seattle. Her works for camera have been screened in national and international festivals and can be seen on hulu.com's Dance For Camera channel. www.imhbvdance.com

John Gamble is a prolific choreographer, having created over seventy dance works, which have been performed throughout the United States, in Canada, and in Europe. His company, John Gamble Dance Theater (JGDT), includes dancers, musicians, and actors. John, along with Jan Van Dyke, co-founded the North Carolina Dance Festival in 1991.

Lauren Kearns is the artistic director of the kearns dance project. Kearns has choreographed over 47 concert pieces produced nationally and internationally, and has written scholarly articles on her research. Kearns received the 2008 NC Dance Alliance Choreography Fellowship for her artistic excellence.www.thekearnsdanceproject.org

Gaspard Louis was born and raised in Haiti. He performed, taught, and traveled worldwide with Pilobolus Dance Theater for ten years. He formed his own dance company, Gaspard&Dancers, in 2009, and is proud to have it based in Durham, North Carolina. He is currently directing The American Dance Festival (ADF) year-round creative movement outreach program. www.gaspardanddancers.org/

Gary Taylor is Founder and Artistic Director of the Winston Salem Festival Ballet. Gary has choreographed original works for many ballet companies in the southeast and his versatility has led him to choreograph for over 20 different musicals. Ballet. www.winstonsalemfestivalballet.org/

Jan Van Dyke is director of the Van Dyke Dance Group and artistic director of the NC Dance Festival. She formerly directed a studio and company in Washington, D.C. for eight years, touring nationally with her company and as a solo artist. www.janvandykedance.org/

 


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