Davis & Elkins Dance Festival

Schedule of Events 2018

The Davis & Elkins Dance Festival brings local, regional and national artists together on the College campus for three exciting days of concerts and workshops, April 20-22, 2018.

Guest artists, students and professionals from the surrounding communities display their talents in a festival concert Friday, April 20 at 8 p.m. in Myles Center for the Arts Harper-McNeeley Auditorium.

Individual workshop prices are $10 each. A Festival Pass to attend nine workshop sessions and the concert for just $50 is available online or by calling the D&E Box Office at 304-637-1255. Tickets for the Friday concert are $10. Workshop registration and tickets are available online (links below) or by calling the D&E Box Office at 304-637-1255.

See below for online ticketing links to register for each workshop or purchase concert tickets. To purchase a Festival Pass, click here.

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 20

 
Harper-McNeeley Auditorium
Myles Center for the Arts
5 p.m. and 6 p.m. Capstone Presentation by Patrick Christ (Creative Commons)
8:00-9:30 p.m.Festival Concert
 

SATURDAY, APRIL 21 WORKSHOPS

 
Creative Commons
Myles Center for the Arts
Jennings Randolph Hall
9-10:10 a.m. Creating Dance for Non-dancers
10:20-11:30 a.m. 
Dunham Modern
Beginner/Intermediate Tap
11:40 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.ContemporaryIrish Step Dance Soft Shoe
1:00-2:50 p.m.Lunch 
3-4:10 p.m.
Teaching Creative Movement
Ottawa Valley Steps
4:20-5:30 p.m.
 Intermediate/Advanced Tap
5:45-6:55 p.m. Beginning/Intermediate Ballet
6:45-8:30 p.m.American Cabaret Bellydance Lecture/Demo (Timms Lounge, Madden Student Center)
First Session: 9-10:10 a.m.
 
Creating Dance for Non-dancers
Michelle Lucchesi
 
Second Session: 10:20-11:30 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions - Choose One
 
Dunham Modern
Laurie Goux
 
Beginner/Intermediate Tap
Katharine Manor
 
Third Session: 11:40 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions – Choose One
 
Contemporary
Keleah Barr
 
Irish Step Dance Soft Shoe
Madalyn Humphrey
 
Fourth Session: 3-4:10 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions - Choose One
 
Teaching Creative Movement
Michelle Lucchesi
 
Ottawa Valley Steps
Sheila Graziano
 
Fifth Session: 4:20-5:30 p.m.
 
Intermediate/Advanced Tap
Baakari Wilder
 
Sixth Session: 5:45-6:55 p.m.
 
Beginning/Intermediate Ballet
Allison Riley
 
Seventh Session: 6:45-8:30 p.m.
 
American Cabaret Bellydance Lecture/Demo

 

SUNDAY, APRIL 22 WORKSHOPS

 
Creative Commons
Myles Center for the Arts
Jennings Randolph Hall
10-11:10 a.m.
Modern Improv
Marley Soft Shoe
11:20 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
PartneringIntermediate Tap Improv
12:40-2 p.m.Lunch
2:10-3:20 p.m.
Transnational Belleydance Fusion 
3:30-4:40 p.m.Community Drum Circle 
First Session: 10-11:10 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions – Choose One
 
Modern Improv
Keleah Barr
 
Marley Soft Shoe
Sheila Graziano
 
Second Session: 11:20 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions – Choose One
 
Partnering
Eli Lucchesi
 
Intermediate Tap Improv
Baakari Wilder
 
Third Session: 2:10-3:20 p.m.
 
Transnational Bellydance Fusion
Yoni
 
Fourth Session: 3:30-4:40 p.m.
 
Community Drum Circle
Laurie Goux

 

 

DANCE FESTIVAL CONCERT

Friday, April 20
8:00 p.m.; Harper-McNeeley Auditorium, Myles Center for the Arts
$10 General Admission
Click to purchase ticket!
 

Children ages 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Street shoes are not allowed in Creative Commons. Please bring appropriate footwear for the styles you will study.

Event Date & Time: 

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 3:30pm to Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 5:45pm

Location: 

Myles Center for the Arts