Monday, August 25, 2014
Emotions Dance founded by Larissa Humiston is teaming up with Orlando’s best in modern, improv, and contemporary dance to engage and enlighten audiences with new, experimental, and in-progress works all under one roof. After the performance, there will be a Question and Answer session with the Artistic Directors to allow audiences to provide feedback as well as gain insight into the creative process. A one-of-a-kind annual event hosted by Emotions Dance Company, The Shift: Calm and Chaos focuses primarily on shifting our perception of movement, dance, and art while allowing companies to grow and change as artists. Companies participating this year include: Voci Dance, Yow Dance, Dawn Branch Works, Canvas Creative Coalition, Red Right Return Dance Company, Mary Love Dance Projects, Coby Dance Project and more!
Mark Your Calendar! The Shift: Calm and Chaos will be performed on Friday September 19 and Saturday Sept 20, 2014 8pm at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center’s Mandell Theatre (812 E Rollins St. Orlando FL). Presale tickets are available Aug 12 until September 12 GA- $18 Students/Seniors (65+)- $14 At the door- GA- $20 Students/ Seniors (65+)- $15 Discounted tickets available for parties of 10+.
Also on the horizon is 7 Deadly Sins happening October 17-25th at The Venue (511 Virginia Dr, Orlando, Fl). 7 Deadly Sins is an original work that combines contemporary dance, visual art, performance art, poetry, music and culinary art to examine topics of temptation and sin. Lust, pride, gluttony, sloth, wrath, envy and greed come together to entice audience members through an interactive art gallery setting.
Featuring performances by Emotions Dance Company, visual art by award winning body painter and Skin Wars Season 1 contestant, Shannon Holt, visual art by award winning body painter, Brit Lytle, artwork by Patrick Fatica, Amanda Wegman, Scott Hodges, Thomas Thorspecken and others, spoken word performances by E.J. Younes, J. Bradley, and Ashley Inguanta, aeral performances by American Circus Academy, and a variety of refreshments from local food vendors to satisfy your inner glutton.
Friday October 17
Saturday October 18
Friday October 24
Saturday October 25
The Venue (511 Virginia Drive. Orlando FL)
Presale tickets- $20 (available Sept 19-Oct 12)
At The Door- $25
This program contains some mature themes and may not be appropriate for children under 13.