UCR DEPARTMENT OF DANCE: 2018-2019 SEASON

UCR DEPARTMENT OF DANCE:  2018-2019 SEASON
Department of Dance

FALL 2018

NOV 3-DEC 5, Wednesdays, 4:10-6:00 pm
Dance Studio Theatre, ATHD 102
Colloquium  New Research in Dance Studies:
In-Tension-Ally-Ties

Coordinated by Jacqueline Shea Murphy, Associate Professor, Department of Dance       
Magnolia Yang Sao Yia, Assistant Coordinator
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OCT 24-25, Wednesday – Thursday, 8:00 pm – Performance Lab, ARTS 166
4QS: 4th Quarter MFA Dance Showing
Works in Progress by Josie Bettman, Olana Flynn and Cristina M. Leyva
, MFA Candidates in Experimental Choreography
Committee Chairs: taisha paggett, Joel Smith and Ni’Ja Whitson
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DEC 7, Friday, 6:00 pm – UCR ARTS: Culver Center of the Arts
100 Directions for Hip Hop Scholarship:  
The State of Hip-Hop Dance Scholarship

Mary Fogarty Woehrel (York University), Award recipient of the Christena Lindborg Schlundt Lecture in Dance Studies
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DEC 7-9, Friday- Sunday, times vary
Show & Prove 2018 Hip Hop Studies Conference
The Tensions, Contradictions, and Possibilities of Hip Hop Studies

Dr. Imani Kai Johnson (Conference Founder & Chair, Artistic Director)
Assistant Professor of Critical Dance Studies, Department of Dance, UC Riverside
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DEC 5-7, Wednesday-Friday, times & venues vary
Fall 2018 Dance Showings
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WINTER 2019

JAN 22, Tuesday, 4:10- 6:00 pm – Dance Studio, ARTS 100
Will Rawls Lecture
taisha paggett, assistant professor
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Dance Lecture/Workshop Series
taisha paggett, assistant professor

FEB 5, Tuesday, 11:10 am - Dance Studio, ARTS 100
Crystal Sepulveda

FEB 5, Tuesday, 4:10 pm - Dance Studio, ARTS 100
Jmy James Kidd

FEB 8, Tuesday 4:10 pm - Dance Studio, ARTS 100
Anya Cloud & Kristianne Salcines

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FEB 9, Saturday, 9:30 am - midnight
UCR ARTS: Culver Center of the Arts
lookingforwardlookingback
25th anniversary of UC Riverside’s PhD program in Critical Dance Studies

Co-organized by Anusha Kedhar and taisha paggett.
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FEB 15-27, venues and times vary – ARTS Building
Ximena Garnica, Shige Moriya, and the LEIMAY Ensemble
RESIDENCY AND REPERTORY PERFORMANCES

Ximena Garnica, LEIMAY Ensemble Artistic Director
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FEB 20 & 21, Wednesday & Thursday, 7:30 pm – Performance Lab, ARTS 166
Frantic Beauty
Co-conceived, directed, and designed by Ximena Garnica and Shige Moriya
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FEB 21, Thursday, 3:00 pm – Performance Lab, ARTS 166
Master Class with acclaimed Composer Jeff Beal
Coordinators: Dana Kaufman, Ian Dicke, and Jeff Zahos
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FEB 27, Wednesday, 2:30-3:30 pm - ARTS Building Outdoor Spaces
Ximena Garnica, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Dance
Site-based Outside Installation Performance
Ximena Garnica and Shige Moriya, Co-coordinators
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MAR 7-9, Thursday & Friday, 8:00 pm. Saturday, 2:00 pm
University Theatre, Humanities 400
UCR is Dancing 2019  
taisha paggett, Artistic Director and Assistant Professor
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MAR 12-15, Tuesday-Friday, times & venues vary
Winter 2019 Dance Showings
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SPRING 2019

APR 12, Friday, 8:00 pm – Performance Lab, ARTS 166
An Honoring of Thyself
Imani Ma’at AnkhmenRa Amen, Choreographer and Director
Ni’Ja Whitson, Faculty Advisor
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APR 24-26,  Wednesday-Friday, 7:30 pm – Performance Lab, ARTS 166
between schematics
Olana Z Flynn, MFA candidate in Experimental Choreography

Joel Smith, Committee Chair
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APR 26-28, Friday-Sunday, times and venues vary
Ultimate Doundounba Festival 2019
Makeda Kumasi, Artistic Director
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MAY 1-3, Wednesday-Friday, 8:00 pm – Performance Lab, ARTS 166
Dysphoric Interchange
Choreographed and directed by Josie Bettman, MFA candidate in Experimental Choreography

Ni’Ja Whitson, committee chair
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MAY 6, Monday 1:10 pm – Dance Studio, ARTS 100
How to ParLAY the Dance
An open-level dance improvisation workshop by guest artist mayfield brooks
taisha paggett, organizer
Co-sponsored by Blackness Unbound and the Center for Ideas and Society
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MAY 22-23, Wednesday-Thursday, 7:30 pm – Riverside Studios
Spring Forward 2019: Ritual and Memory
Ni’Ja Whitson, Artistic Director and Assistant Professor
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MAY 30, Thursday, 6:00 pm  – UCR ARTS: Culver Center of the Arts
Indigenous Choreographers at Riverside Gathering
Hosted and co-directed by Jacqueline Shea Murphy and María Regina Firmino-Castillo
Magnolia Yang Sao Yia, Assistant Coordinator
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MAY 31, Friday, 8:00-10:00 pm   June 1, Saturday, 6:00-8:00 pm
Culver Center of the Arts at UCR ARTS
EXPLODE!  Queer Dance Festival
Curated by Clare Croft, Associate Professor, Department of Dance & Department of American Culture, University of Michigan
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JUNE 5-7, 2019  Wednesday-Friday, times & venues vary
Spring 2019 Dance Showings  
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INFORMATION: (951) 827-3245  performingarts@ucr.edu  dance.ucr.edu

 

 

 

 

Thursday, September 5 at 8:00am to 8:00pm

Arts Building
Arts Building, Riverside, CA 92507

Event Type

Arts, Dance, Film & Screenings, Conferences, Lectures & Presentations, Workshops

Audience

Faculty & Staff, Undergraduate Students, Transfer Students, General Public

Department
Dance
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