Entries tagged with ‘dance’

Alumni dancers return to campus to perform homecoming showcase

"Encore: An Alumni Dance Recital" at 2:30 p.m. in Bjorling Recital Hall is part of the Homecoming celebration on Saturday and features several alumni dancers returning to campus to perform.

Patrick Scully presents Walt Whitman in an intimate theatre-going experience

The Gustavus Adolphus College Theatre and Dance Departments is proud to host Patrick Scully’s Leaves of Grass – Illuminated  for an intimate showing at 7:30 p.m. on September 16 in Kresge Dance Studio.

A Gustie Guide to the 2017 Fringe Festival

Catch several theater and dance Gusties in action August 3-13 at the 2017 Minnesota Fringe Festival!

Tickets Now Available for Spring Dance Concert

Between Heaven and Earth is the dance concert being presented March 17-19 in Anderson Theater by the Gustavus Department of Theater and Dance. The concert will feature a diverse set of choreography including that of Dr. Kemal Nance, and works from student and faculty choreographers. Tickets are on sale now.

Dancers Pictured in Mankato Free Press

Choreographed by artist in residence McKayla Murphy, the dance was based on her creative movement sessions with children in her Movement Lab at the Mankato museum.

Gustavus Dance Selected for Festival Dance Finale

The dance Shiny Things for the Mind, choreographed by Gustavus Visiting Instructor in Dance Cynthia Gutierrez-Garner and danced by nine Gustavus students, earned the finale spot in the recent American College Dance Festival Association's North Central Regional Festival Gala performance. The conference, held at the University of Minnesota, was attended by twenty-three colleges and universities from the Midwest to California. In all, over 400 dancers participated in the 34 dances which were adjudicated.

The Rhythm of Dance and the Visual Arts

The adage of "beauty is in the eye of the beholder" will be put to the test on April 5 and 7 at the Hillstrom Museum of Art at Gustavus as student choreographers and dancers from the Department of Theatre/Dance perform a visual analysis of works currently on display in the Museum. These performances are open to the public and begin at 3:30 p.m. on April 5 and 5:30 p.m., April 7.

A Colorful Palette of Dance in Range of Motion, the Spring Dance Concert at Gustavus Adolphus College

The Gustavus Department of Theatre and Dance is pleased to present the 2009 Spring Dance Concert, Range of Motion. The Gustavus Dance Company will perform a diverse assortment of works by Gustavus Faculty members and Guest Artist Charlotte Adams, professor at the University of Iowa. Performances will be held in Anderson Theatre March 13-14 at 8 pm and March 15 at 2 pm.

Gustavus Theatre/Dance Presents Season Finale of Student Work

The Department of Theatre & Dance at Gustavus Adolphus College is pleased to present a series of performances to conclude the Spring 2008 semester. Under the guiding hands of the faculty, majors and non-majors alike have taken independent strides in creating their own inspired works in theatre and dance. Performances have already begun, so act fast to take advantage of the opportunities that remain.

Gustavus Presents Spring Dance Concert

The Gustavus Department of Theater and Dance presents the spring performance of the Gustavus Dance Company (GDC). This year's concert entitled Old/New, Fast/Slow, Movement/Stillness, combines a dynamic compilation of works choreographed and performed by Gustavus dance faculty and students as well as several prominent guest artists. Performances will be held in the Anderson Theater, April 11 and 12 at 8:00p.m. and April 13 at 2:00p.m.