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Dance Gala In Motion

November 15 @ 8:00 pm

$5 – $100

Dance Gala 2019 — IN MOTION — celebrates its 38th anniversary with new works created by distinguished Department of Dance faculty. The concert will feature Women’s Resistance, excerpted from Les écailles de la mémoire (The Scales of Memory) by choreographers Jawole Willa Jo Zollar and Germaine Acogny, whose dance company Urban Bush Women encourages civic engagement and social accountability through art. The program will also include an appearance by the enigmatic Laptop Orchestra of the University of Iowa.

The work student dancers will perform by Zollar and Acogny is presented in collaboration with Hancher Auditorium. Urban Bush Women will perform at Hancher on September 21.

Women’s Resistance was originally created for Urban Bush Women. This performance of Women’s Resistance by the University of Iowa Department of Dance is staged by Urban Bush Women.

This performance will use theatrical haze and strobe lighting.

Iowa City Press-Citizen is the proud media sponsor of Dance Gala 2019.

$20 Adults
$15 Seniors (65+)
$10 Students & Youth
$5 UI Students (with valid ID)
A $100 Patron Ticket includes an $80 contribution to the UI Department of Dance through the UI Center for Advancement.

Tickets are available through the Hancher Box Office at 319.335.11

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November 15
8:00 pm
$5 – $100
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