The concert will showcase the work of high school students who participate in the Valencia Summer Dance Institute, as well as Valencia College dance majors.
The Valencia Summer Dance Institute is a four-week program that provides low-cost instruction to high school students from Central Florida. Participating students are given the opportunity to work with college and guest instructors.
Choreographers for Valencia Summer Dance Institute dancers include: Lesley Brasseux Rodgers, Artistic Director, Valencia Dance and Valencia dance faculty; Jeovanni Bonilla and Nicholas Granavel, A.A. in Dance Performance Alumni; and Marcus Clement and Kiley Sandh, current Valencia A.A. in Dance Performance majors.
Choreographers for the Valencia dance majors include: Jeanne Travers and John Parks, dance professors at the University of South Florida; Kevin Veiga, Valencia dance faculty; Trent Williams Jr., dance professor at the University of Florida; Eric Yow, artistic director of Yow Dance, an Orlando-based modern dance company and Central Florida Community Arts Director of Dance; Jessica Smith, A.A. in Dance Performance Alumni and current Valencia dance faculty and Emily Cordell, A.A. in Dance Performance alumni and former Valencia dance faculty almuni.
Ticket prices are $12 for the general public and $10 for senior citizens and Valencia College students, faculty, staff and alumni - and $6 for children 12 and under. Advanced ticket purchase is advised.
SAVE $2 PER TICKET when you purchase online at www.valenciacollege.edu/arts and use the Promo Code 'VALENCIAWEB.' There are no extra fees to purchase online.
* * * This event will have some haze and lighting effects that may strobe.
The Valencia College East Campus is located at 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail in Orlando.
Valencia Box Office: (407) 582-2900
Saturday, July 14 at 8:00pm to 9:30pm
East Campus Performing Arts Center (PAC)
701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando, FL 32825