If you’re hanging out in Philadelphia, check out Pallabi Chakravorty and the Courtyard Dancers!
They’ll be doing some performances in May and June.
More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1446346742269341/
Join us for a showing from the Dance classes including Pointe, Modern, Taiko, and Dance Composition!
Monday, May 5, 2014
LPAC Troy Dance Lab
Come experience the
Crum Creek Meander In Motion
A Site-Specific Performance
Friday, April 25, 2014
At the Crum Creek Meander installation on Sharples Lawn
Sponsored by the Department of Music and Dance
Choreographed by Erica Janko ’17 as part of a Dance Composition Tutorial
The Swarthmore College Dance Program presents the 2014 Spring Student Dance Concert. African, Ballet, Flamenco, Modern, Kathak and Tap repertory classes will all be included this year. Several pieces feature live music, video, and song. Come celebrate our graduating seniors and the hard work of all our dance students and faculty. The concert, which is appropriate for all ages, is free and open to the public. This show is uplifting and joyful!
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 4:30PM
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 8PM
Swarthmore College, LPAC
Pearson-Hall Theatre (Mainstage)
There will also be a showing of work from other Dance classes including Pointe, Modern, and Dance Composition on Monday, May 5th at 3:30PM in the LPAC Troy dance studio. Please join us!
Pallabi Chakravorty will be speaking about “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond” at the University of Chicago, April 18, 2014.
The symposium also kicks off with a discussion of (her book) “Bells of Change: Kathak Dance, Women, and Modernity in India” with the Critical Dance Studies Reading group at Northwestern University, April 17.
More info about Pallabi’s book available here: http://www.pallabi.com/research.php
Jeannine Osayande brings back Intergenerational Drums to campus: http://daily.swarthmore.edu/2014/04/04/intergenerational-drum-and-dance-project-returns-to-swarthmore-community/