Events and Performances

eventsOCTOBER 2013

FIRST GLIMPSE -
Preview this year’s upcoming dances in an informal showing at the beginning of the creating process.

Friday, October 4, 4:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS -
A short dance is performed–a student moderator poses a question–audience, choreographer, and dancers begin a conversation.

Friday, October 18, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

NOVEMBER 2013

FRESH SPACE -

A performance of student and faculty work highlighting dances-in-progress as well as completed dances.

Saturday, November 2, 2:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

RHYTHM PROJECT / GATHER -

A combination of rhythmic dance performance and gathering with friends to move and groove! 

Friday, November 22, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

DECEMBER 2013

SENIOR DANCE CONCERT -

Senior dance majors present their senior capstone projects.

Wednesday and Thursday, December 11, 12, 7:30 p.m.
Theater Building, Kelsey Theater
Free and open to the public.  There are no tickets.  Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Watch the live streaming of the December 11th performance.

CHOREOGRAPHY SHOWING -
Final project for Beginning Choreography and Music Composition classes.

Friday, December 13, 7:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

JANUARY 2014

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS -
A short dance is performed–a student moderator poses a question–audience, choreographer, and dancers begin a conversation.

Friday, January 24, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

WORLD DANCE TRADITIONS SHOWING -

Wednesday, January 29, 7:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

FEBRUARY 2014

FINE ARTS SCHOLARSHIP WEEKEND – SCHOLARSHIP AUDITIONS -
High School seniors applying to St. Olaf for the fall of 2014 may apply for a dance merit scholarship.  Selected applicants will have the opportunity to audition on Feb. 28 if they are invited to the Fine Arts Scholarship Weekend.  Invitations will be sent at the end of January. 

Friday, February 28, 2:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

MARCH 2014

ALEXANDRA BELLER/DANCES -
Guest Artist Residency Performance

Saturday, March 1, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS -
A short dance is performed–a student moderator poses a question–audience, choreographer, and dancers begin a conversation.

Friday, March 7, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

APRIL 2014

VESELICA©  SPRING CONCERT -
St. Olaf’s international dance ensemble performs.

Thursday and Friday, April 10, 11, 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 12, 2:00 and 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

MAY 2014

COMPANYDANCE©  SPRING CONCERT -
A spring celebration of dance created by faculty, students, and guest artists

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, May 1, 2, 3, 7:30 p.m.
Theater Building, Kelsey Theater
Watch the live streaming of the May 1st performance.

Tickets: $8 (Complimentary for faculty/staff/students/). Tickets will be available by phone (507-786-8987) during regular box office hours (11 am – 4 pm) and via the web (http://fusion.stolaf.edu/tickets) starting April 21.

FIRST YEAR PROJECT / OPEN STAGE -

First Year Project dancers perform pieces that have been created by and with faculty during the year. Genres include modern, improvisation, ballet, and international. 

Open stage presents student dance works-in-progress and newly completed dance pieces.

Friday, May 9, 4:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

ADVANCED CHOREOGRAPHY SHOWING -
Final showing of choreographic works by the Advanced Choreography class.

Thursday, May 15, 7:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center