Announcing the 24th Season of the NC Dance Festival!

August 18, 2014 § 1 Comment

5 artists, 5 shows, 4 cities

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Photo of Leah Wilks by Chris Walt

Photo of Leah Wilks by Chris Walt

The NC Dance Festival (NCDF) is looking forward to the 24th Season! Each season, NC-based professional choreographers are chosen in a blind adjudication process to participate in the annual NCDF statewide tour. The following artists/companies have been chosen for the 24th season of the NC Dance Festival, which begins in September 2014:

Kristen Jeppsen Groves in collaboration with Defero Dance Collective (Fayetteville & Raleigh)
Gaspard Louis/Gaspard & Dancers (Durham)
Diego Carrasco Schoch (Durham)
Sara Tourek (Greensboro)
Leah Wilks (Durham)

Performances 

The companies and choreographers included on the 2014-15 NC Dance Festival touring roster will be presented at four different NC locales. Host institutions will also invite artists from their own areas to participate in the concerts locally. Following is a listing of dates and places:

Raleigh, NC

September 20, 2014 7:30pm
Jones Auditorium, Meredith College

Featuring: Diego Carrasco Dance, Gaspard&Dancers, Kristen Jeppsen Groves (in collaboration with Defero Dance Collective), Sara Ruth Tourek, VECTOR (Leah Wilks).

Local group Black Box Dance Theatre will also present work.

Boone, NC

October 24-25, 2014, 7:30pm
Valborg Theatre, Appalachian State University

Friday: Diego Carrasco Dance, Sara Ruth Tourek, VECTOR (Leah Wilks) and others

Saturday: Gaspard&Dancers, Kristen Jeppsen Groves (in collaboration with Defero Dance Collective) and others

Greensboro, NC

November 1, 2014, 7:30pm
Aycock Auditorium, UNC-Greensboro

Featuring: Diego Carrasco Dance, Gaspard&Dancers, Kristen Jeppsen Groves (in collaboration with Defero Dance Collective), Sara Ruth Tourek, VECTOR (Leah Wilks).

Local artist Amy Beasley and Audience Choice Show winner Elissa Edwards will also present work.

Charlotte, NC

January 24, 2015, 7:30pm
Robinson Hall, UNC-Charlotte

Featuring: Diego Carrasco Dance, Gaspard&Dancers, Kristen Jeppsen Groves (in collaboration with Defero Dance Collective), Sara Ruth Tourek, VECTOR (Leah Wilks) and others.

Check our website for Outreach classes and chances to speak with the artists in each site.

Come and see the NCDF in your neighborhood and support “Dance Local” artists!

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