Category: Dance

2016-17 Season Dance Education and Engagement
“Bodies on the Gears” offers Purdue dance students chance to learn with pros
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Seventeen Purdue students have had the opportunity to participate in a residency titled “Bodies on the Gears” this week... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance Theatre
‘Taj Express’ brings Bollywood to Elliott Hall March 22
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
A kaleidoscopic, high-energy fusion of film, dance, and music, Taj Express brings the colorful costumes and boisterous beats... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance Education and Engagement
Chicago-based dance group The Seldoms offer Purdue students workshops
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Purdue Convocations welcomes Chicago based dance company, The Seldoms, to campus this week. On Thursday, February 23, at... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance Theatre
How to Get Power
Friday, February 17, 2017
WHAT I BELIEVE IS ALWAYS TRUE ABOUT POWER IS THAT POWER ALWAYS REVEALS. —Robert Caro, Lyndon Baines Johnson biographer This... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance
Not just for dance fans, ‘Power Goes’ explores LBJ’s presidential power
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
“Power is where power goes.” These five words were an ethos for Lyndon B. Johnson—one of America’s most contentious... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Collegiate Connections Dance Education and Engagement Music Theatre
An Introduction to Jingju with the Actors and Musicians of The Revenge of Prince Zi Dan
Friday, September 23, 2016
On Friday, September 23, 2016, the Shanghai Jingju (Peking Opera) Theatre Company, one of China’s most influential art... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance Music Theatre
The Revenge of Prince Zi Dan Coming to Purdue
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Shanghai Jingju Theatre Company (Peking Opera) will bring "The Revenge of Prince Zi Dan" ("Hamlet") to life at 8 p.m. Friday... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance Music Theatre
Program: The Revenge of Prince Zi Dan
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Shanghai Jingju Theatre Company 上海京剧院 THE REVENGE OF PRINCE ZI DAN (HAMLET) 王子复仇记 (姆雷特) ... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Dance Education and Engagement Music
Kevin Locke visits South Newton Elementary
Thursday, September 8, 2016
South Newton Middle School and Elementary students were eager audience members and hoop dancing participants in two school... [Read More]
2015-16 Season Dance
A Classics Professor’s take on ‘Dido and Aeneas’
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Madeleine Henry, Professor of Classics and Head of the School of Languages and Cultures, discusses Dido and Aeneas. The... [Read More]