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Dance Company Middlebury Pre Semester Workshop

 

DCM 21/22 Pre-Semester Workshop

A hands-on feet-on three-day workshop with Christal Brown to prepare dancers interested in being a part of the Dance Company Middlebury.  Dancers must attend this three-day workshop to audition, however, all are welcome.

For questions please email Christal Brown.

 

"Is Being Seen Enough": recording online!


Is Being Seen Enough

Recorded, online 

Is being seen enough? is The Dance Company of Middlebury’s culminating performance of Spring ’21. This work weaves together stories of resilience as we are arriving to, excavate, and celebrate embodiment and collectivity, marking this unique and challenging moment in human history. This evening-length work is performed by: Akwasi Agyeman, Lí Buzzard, John Cambefort, Bobbi Finkelstein, Rena Gao, Sam Kann, Hannah Laga Abram, Kevin Park, Graham Shelor, Kaila Thomas, Liv Weisel, and Chloe Zinn. The score was performed live by Deborah Felmeth and Ron Rost. This year, the Dance Company of Middlebury is directed by Assistant Professor of Dance Laurel Jenkins with guest artists Maria Garcia (LA), Meena Murugesan (LA), and David Thomson (NYC).  A recording of this show can be viewed here


Co-curricular Movement Classes

Ballet with Barbara Doyle-Wilch

Location: MAC 109

 

Ballet returns to the dance program this fall. Classical ballet technique in traditional ballet class structure. No point shoes, please. Each session is open to a maximum of 14 participants.  PE credit is available for attendance at 8 classes. Previous dance experience in any form is recommended. Free.

Barbara Doyle-Wilch has been teaching ballet classes, among other genres of dance, for over 40 years.  She studied in Chicago with Stone Cameron Ballet and majored in dance at the Jordon College of Music at Butler University in Indiana, earning a BA and MA in dance.

“I love ballet! I hope you will join me in class so I can share the joy!”

 

Beginning/Intermediate: 

Tuesdays, 5:00-6:30pm, September 28th through December 7th

Sign up Link:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4FA5AE28A6F4C70-beginningintermed

 

Intermediate/Advanced:

Wednesdays, 5:00-6:30pm, September 29th through December 8th

Sign up Link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4FA5AE28A6F4C70-intermediateadvan

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 http://www.middlebury.edu/arts/news/artsmail_subscribe

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 (danderso@middlebury.edu).

Dance Department

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