Conservatory of Performing Arts

Conservatory Dance Presents Contemporary Choreographers

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Conservatory Dance Company presents Contemporary Choreographers. Photo | Jeff Swensen

Point Park University's Conservatory Dance Company presents Contemporary Choreographers Nov. 15-17 and Nov. 22-24 in the George Rowland White Performance Studio.

This annual concert welcomes four cutting-edge choreographers from around the country to stage contemporary works in a variety of dance styles.

"At Point Park, our students meet the professional world at a crossroad where young developing artists meet professional choreographers and artistic directors every semester. There is no waiting game; students are treated like professionals and are expected to meet the same criteria expected in the profession," said Assistant Professor Garfield Lemonius.

Conservatory Dance Company will perform:

  • Continuous Relation by Kyle Abraham; rehearsal direction by Garfield Lemonius, assistant professor
  • Journey by Randy Duncan; rehearsal direction by Jill Randolph-Lazzini, adjunct instructor
  • Whip by Brian Enos; rehearsal direction by Jay Kirk, associate professor
  • Fatum Inflictum by Terence Marling; rehearsal direction by Jason McDole, visiting guest artist

Contemporary Choreographers runs Nov. 15-24, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.

Ticket information

Tickets range in price from $18-$20; student tickets are $7 or $8; senior tickets (65 and older) are $9 or $10, depending on performance date. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Pittsburgh Playhouse box office at 412-392-8000, or online at www.pittsburghplayhouse.com.

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