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American Dance Festival: Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE


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( Thu., Jun. 28, 2018 - Sat., Jun. 30, 2018 )

Performed by EVIDENCE

Reynolds Industries Theater, 125 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708

Program

 The company will perform Torch, created as a celebration of perseverance and self-determination, a section of On Earth Together, inspired by and set to the music of Stevie Wonder, Walking Out the Dark, a danced conversation between mother brother, sister, lover, friend with a score that includes music by Phillip Hamilton ("Freedom"), Sweet Honey in the Rock ("O Death"), and Francisco Mora, and a duet from his larger work Lessons, March, an extraordinary duet set to a speech by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that speaks to the value of a man.

Notes

Dianne McIntyre will present the 2018 Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award for lifetime achievement to Ronald K. Brown prior to the company's performance on Thursday, June 28, 8:00pm.

A Children's Matinee will take place on June 30 at 1:00pm.

Cost

$60 - $12

More information

(919) 684-6402
http://www.americandancefestival.org

Dates

  • Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 8:00 PM
  • Friday, June 29, 2018 at 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 1:00 PM
  • Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM