'Celebrating Dance' presents a contemporary piece

Event Date(s): 16/05/2009 - 17/05/2009

The Department of Creative and Festival Arts will present “CELEBRATING DANCE” Contemporary Works by Andre Largen on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th May, 2009. This fund-raising presentation will be held at the Learning Resource Centre, UWI St. Augustine at 6:00 p.m. This event will feature performances by the UWI Dance Alumni and the Metamorphosis Dance Company. The cost for general admission is TT$120, while students will pay a reduced price of TT$80.

Celebrating Dance will highlight the work of Andre Largen, who has choreographed plays both locally and internationally including “Run Baby Run”, the life story of evangelist Nicky Cruz, Roof Top, South Quay Story and his production “From Andre With Dance” which was sold out  at all performances at Queen’s Hall.  Mr. Largen has also choreographed for La Chapelle/Douglas Dance Company, Ailey Workshop, Renaissance Dance Company, Astor Johnson’s Repertory Dance Theatre, Ailey Solo Tour, Metamorphosis Dance Company and churches in Trinidad, Guyana and the United States.    

For further information, please call (868) 663-2222 or (868) 662-2002 Exts 3791/ 2510, or email Wendy.Jeremie@sta.uwi.edu or Maria.Miguel@sta.uwi.edu.