( Thu., Jun. 28, 2018 - Sat., Jun. 30, 2018 )
Performed by EVIDENCE
Reynolds Industries Theater, 125 Science Drive, Durham, NC 27708
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.
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.
$60 - $12