UNIVERSITY PARK—(ENEWSPF)–March 25, 2016 – Governors State University students are welcoming spring and getting in the groove with a variety of dance disciplines including contemporary, musical theatre jazz, afro-modern, and hip-hop. The GSU Dance Company’s present’s its second annual spring Dance Festival on April 7 at 7:30 p.m. at GSU’s Center for Performing Arts.
Patrons will enjoy stunning choreography by Director Megan Lindsay and featured work from GSU student choreographers: Tarcia Pillows, Emily Subach, Emmanuel Willis, Ava Marciniak, Ronique Pierre-Paul. A guest performance by Fatal Dance will also be featured.
Dance Festival is produced by GSU’s Theatre and Performance Studies (T.A.P.S) Program, approved by the Illinois Board of Higher Education as a Bachelor’s Degree in 2014. GSU’s T.A.P.S. bachelor’s degree is the only degree combining the two disciplines at a public state university in Illinois.
The performance is open to the public; Tickets are $18 for general admission and $13 for students with valid I.D. at the Box Office. Free for Children 12 and under.
Contact the box office at www.CenterTickets.net or call 708-235-2222. The box office is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and two hours prior to performances (Thursdays the Box Office is open until 6 p.m.). Performances at Center for Performing Arts are partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.
For information on the GSU Dance Company, contact Megan Lindsay at [email protected].
Governors State University is located at 1 University Parkway, University Park.