Events and Performances for 2014-2015

eventsOCTOBER 2014

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

Friday, October 3, 4:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS #1-
Four dances are performed–a student moderator poses a question–audience, choreographer, and dancers begin a conversation.

Friday, October 17, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

NOVEMBER 2014

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

Saturday, November 1, 2:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

DANCING OLES –
Our version of Dancing with the Stars. Faculty, staff and students dance together to share their skills.

Friday, November 21, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

DECEMBER 2014

SENIOR DANCE CONCERT –
Senior dance majors present their senior capstone projects.

Thursday and Friday, 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.

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

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

JANUARY 2015

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS #2-

Four dances are performed–a student moderator poses a question–audience, choreographer, and dancers begin a conversation.

Friday, January 23, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

FEBRUARY 2015

FINE ARTS SCHOLARSHIP WEEKEND – SCHOLARSHIP AUDITIONS -
High School seniors applying to St. Olaf for the fall of 2015 may apply for a dance merit scholarship.  Selected applicants will have the opportunity to audition on Feb. 27 if they are invited to the Fine Arts Scholarship Weekend.  Invitations will be sent at the end of January. 

Friday, February 27, 2:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

MARCH 2015

THEATRE ENGINE -

Theatre Engine will be on campus for a one week residency that will include St. Olaf College dancers/performers. The dates of the residency are March 4-8 with performances on March 7-8.

Friday and Saturday, March 7, 8, Time: TBD
Theater Building, Kelsey Theater

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS #3-

Four dances are performed–a student moderator poses a question–audience, choreographer, and dancers begin a conversation.

Friday, March 13, 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

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

Thursday and Friday, March 19, 20, 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 21, 2:00 and 7:30 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

APRIL 2015 / MAY 2015

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

Thursday, Friday, Saturday, April 30, May 1, 2, 7:30 p.m.
Theater Building, Kelsey Theater

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). Check website for dates to get your tickets.

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 8, 4:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

MOVEMENT, CAMERA AND THE CREATIVE PROCESS SHOWING –
Final showing of choreographic works by the MCCP class.

Wednesday, May 13, 7:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center

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

Thursday, May 14, 7:00 p.m.
Wagner Bundgaard Studio One, Dittmann Center