Meshi Chavez Informal Showing-Crossing

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 5:00pm

Meshi Chavez Informal Showing-Crossing

Mahaney Arts Center, Dance Theatre

Meshi Chavez is the visiting artist with DCM. In this evening he will show a video of his latest Butoh solo titled Crossing. After the showing will be a Q&A about his artistic process. Meshi Chavez is a Portland Oregon based Butoh choreographer and international teacher. Free

Dance Company of Middlebury: On a Limb

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 7:30 PM

Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 7:30 PM

Dance Company of Middlebury: On a Limb

Mahaney Arts Center, Dance Theatre

Butoh artist Meshi Chavez believes that radical engagement requires radical attentiveness. This inquiry into performativity is crucial to the inception and development of a thought-provoking project directed by Scholar in Residence Karima Borni in collaboration with Chavez, accessing embodied presence to cultivate authenticity and responsiveness. Tickets: $15 public/$12 Midd ID card holders/$8 youth/$6 Midd students; on sale January 6


Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 7:30 PM


Mahaney Arts Center, Dance Theatre

Choreographer and former member of Trisha Brown Dance Company, Elena Demyanenko brings a night of color, transcendence, and becoming. Three soloists, including Middlebury's very own Assistant Professor of Dance Laurel Jenkins, explore powerful forces that evoke ancient conceptions of knowing and being. Free

Co-curricular Movement Classes

Beginning Sept. 17, 2019

These classes are free and open to the entire College community, register at the first class.

Beginning/ Intermediate Ballet with Barbara Doyle-Wilch

     Tu 5:00-6:30 PM, MCA 109

Intermediate/ Advanced Ballet with Barbara Doyle Wilch

     W 5:00-6:30 PM, MCA 109


General Event Information

All events listed are open to the public and are FREE unless otherwise indicated. For further information, call 802.443.3136. To join the MCA's electronic mailing list, visit

Tickets and information available at the Box Offices: Mahaney Center for the Arts and McCullough Student Center (802) 443.MIDD (6433)

Complimentary Ticket Policy

Before each show, Debby Anderson emails everyone in a dance or theatre class so they can order comps in advance. Complimentary tickets are NOT available on the day of the performance.

Everyone enrolled in a dance or theatre class, as well as dance majors, may get a total of 1 comp ticket for each program-sponsored performance.

If a student is participating in a dance, they can get a total of 2 tickets.

Tickets are NOT cumulative - each student can receive only up to 2 tickets per show, no matter their involvement.

The only exception is if the student is doing their Senior Work - Debby will work with the student directly for up to 4 tickets per performance.

If the student has any questions about the policy, email Debby Anderson (

Program in Dance

Mahaney Center for the Arts
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753