Guest artists from the Martha Graham and José Limόn dance companies and the local dance community join faculty members E.E. Balcos, Kim Jones, Tamara Williams, Kaustavi Sarkar, and Shamou for an exciting and eclectic program featuring contemporary dance, Indian Odissi dance, African-based dance, and multi-media performance - all with live music. The Department of Dance welcomes an array of outstanding musicians: music faculty Mira Frisch, Jessica Lindsey, and Elizabeth Sullivan, with guests Anna Cromwell and Lisa Nelson; master sitarist Hans Utter; Afro-Brazilian percussionist Luciano Xavier; and the musicians of the Bechtler Ensemble, with conductor Alan Yamamoto.
Movement Migration will be performing “Phoenix.”
Tickets are $18, $12 for UNC Charlotte faculty and staff, $10 for seniors, and $8 for all students.
"Phoenix is an epic dance work"
"With no apologies, the work used choreographic metaphors to express human efforts to overcome struggle; demonstrate an ultimate demise; and finally move towards a clear and joyous rebirth" - Jeffery Bullock