Silicon Valley Dance Festival: "Across the Current Now"
August 22, 2016, Menlo Park ZiRu Dance announces the inaugural Silicon Valley Dance Festival: Across the Current Now at Menlo Atherton Performing Arts Center, September 24-25, 2016. This festival celebrates the diversity of artistic viewpoints available across the West Coast contemporary dance scene. Audiences will be treated to fresh and innovative dance pieces by a host of professional, acclaimed choreographers all of whom will be presenting Silicon Valley premieres. Curated by founding members Philein Wang and Emily Withenbury, Across the Current Now showcases work from ZiRu Dance artistic director Philein Wang and resident company choreographers Babatunji (Alonzo King LINES Ballet), Elizabeth Chitty, and Michele Wong (formerly, Guangdong Modern Dance Company) (Silicon Valley); Christian Burns of burnsWORK (San Francisco); Winifred R. Harris, independent choreographer (Denver); and Holly Johnston/LEDGES AND BONES (Los Angeles). The festival will feature performances from an all-star cast, including Alonzo King LINES Ballet dancer Babatunji Johnson, Oakland Ballet Dancer Alysia Chang and Robert Moses Kin dancer Vincent Chavez.
Menlo Atherton Performing Arts Center (View)
555 Middlefield Road
Atherton, CA 94027
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