Monday, May 23, 2011

Week 9 Announcements: May 23-27, 2011


Featured video: Olivier Tarpaga discusses L'Ombre du Silence, to be performed at Dance Uptown this Thursday and Friday, May 26-27, 2011. Video by Dante Brown.

Featured image: Stephanie Ossowski practices maneuvers on a “slackline” in the Hoop & Street Performance course.

performances & special events
Dance Uptown
This week! – Thursday and Friday, May 26 & 27, 2011; 8pm. Mershon Auditorium. 1871 N. High Street. $10 general admission. OSU Theatre Box Office: 614 292 2295, Ticketmaster.com: 800 745 3000, and all central Ohio Ticketmaster outlets. OSU Dance comes back uptown with a fantastic roster of progressive and professional choreographers working with rock, blues, drums and hip hop. Visit our Dance Uptown webpage for more info. RSVP on Facebook.

news in dance
merrygogo.com is live! Check out the culmination of a year-long collaboration between Rashana Smith, Michael J. Morris and Maree ReMalia. It is the creation of a website that houses aspects of ReMalia's creative process and performance work at OSU. This site was developed as an archival component of Maree's MFA Project. This is the first live iteration of the site, and it will continue to be a work in progress; stay tuned for more changes and additions to come!

course planning & information
Summer at ACCAD
This summer ACCAD is offering a new Procedural Animation course that investigates methods for modeling and animating 3D objects, environments and characters. T/TR 1-2:48pm (5 credits). Click for more information.

jobs, auditions & conferences
Dance Critics Association Annual Conference. June 9-12, 2011
Talking about "Re":Re-staging, Re-constructing, Re-visioning, Re-working. What do we see of the past in the works we perform today? Visit DCA conference webpage for more info.

administrative notes
Dance Uptown | Technique Class Schedule Changes this Week
Dance Uptown is this Thursday and Friday, May 26 & 27, 2011; 8pm in Mershon Auditorium. Dr. Melanye White Dixon has facilitated a Young People's Concert Friday morning at 10:30am. Technique classes will go on as usual at 10:30am all week, except for the following:

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 10:30am: d. Sabela Grimes will rehearse in Studio 1, Meghan Durham-Wall will teach in 2, Kristen Jeppsen-Groves in 3 and Olivier Tarpaga in 4. Karl Roger’s students may attend either Meghan or Olivier’s class.

Friday, May 27, 2011 at 10:30am: Kristen will teach in 1, Meghan in 2 and Olivier in 4. Karl's students may return to either Meghan or Olivier’s class.

If you have questions, please ask your technique instructor.

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