Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Upcoming: 3 - A Dance Concert, University of Texas, March 8 and 9

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University of Texas Theatre and Dance



an inaugural M.F.A. Dance Concert:

Watch the Gap by Ellen Bartel

Lillith by Chell Parkins

Tango Vesre by Alvin Rangel

March 8, 9 at 8 p.m.
B. Iden Payne Theatre, Winship Drama Building (WIN), near 24th and San Jacinto (click for map)

The performances are free and open to the public.

About 3 Master of Fine Arts candidates, Ellen Bartel, Chell Parkins and Alvin Rangel, take the stage in the Department of Theatre and Dance’s inaugural M.F.A. dance concert March 8 and 9.

3 includes Ellen Bartel’s Watch The Gap, a site-inspired contemporary dance about New York’s Jamaica Queens train station. Using video and sounds from the station combined with original music by Adam Sultan, the performers movements translate the experience of train station to the stage. Lilith, a new work conceived and performed by Chell Parkins, is an intermedia dance theatre piece that takes place in the not so distant future. And, Alvin Rangel presents Tango Vesre, a dance expressing an evolution of male tango practice in Argentina through duets by Rangel and Alejandro Cervera.

For additional information, call 512-471-5793

Click to view photos and to read about the artists at . . . .

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