WOOSTER — The College of Wooster’s department of theatre and dance will present its annual spring dance concert Thursday through Saturday, April 19-21, at 7:30 p.m. each evening in Freedlander Theatre (329 E. University St.). Tickets, which can be purchased at the Freedlander Box Office, are $9 for general admission and $6 for senior citizens as well as faculty, staff, and non-College of Wooster students.
The concert will showcase the talents of guest artist Liliona Quarmyne, who currently works as an independent solo artist in Nova Scotia, Canada. She has extensive training in contemporary, modern, African, ballet, hip-hop and jazz dance.
Kim Tritt, professor of theatre and dance at Wooster, will direct the concert and present, "Newspapers," a reconstruction of original choreography by Gladys Bailin, formerly of the Alwin Nikolais Dance Theatre and director emerita and distinguished professor of dance at Ohio University. Student choreographers include seniors Meredith Bruch, Brigitte Galauner, Kimi McBryde, and Vincent Meredith, juniors Rachel Lau and Teagan Robinson and first-year Katharine Kurz.
Approximately 75 students support the spring dance concert as choreographers, dancers, designers, crew and stage manager.
Becky Callan is the costume designer and Michael Schaffer is the lighting designer with guest lighting designer John Ebert.
For more information or to reserve your seat, call the box office at 330-263-2241.