The Dance Fund presents
Tonight's show is a fundraiser for The Dance Fund's Performance Project whose purpose is to provide guidance and fiscal sponsorship of emerging choreographers, dance companies and their dancers. Tonight's program will present these exciting new works:
Highly Flammable - Matt Cady Dance Company (Matt Cady)
Adapted from Ray Bradbury's Farenheit 451 about a world where Firemen burn books and anyone who endorses them. This work is a visual mosaic told through the dynamic movement of Matt Cady.
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PEEL - Entity Contemporary Dance (Will Johnston + Marissa Osato)
The chase for purity becomes an obsession. In this pursuit we peel the layers we no longer call our own. We peel. Till nothing is left but debris of what we once were.
FLUX - Royal Flux Dance (Jaci Royal)
A 30 minute journey through the different textures of Flux movement, pushing the boundaries of dance and athleticism. Prepare to immerse yourself into a sensory stimulating, artistically fulfilling experience sure to leave you wanting more.
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There will be two intermissions.
Thank You to our SPONSORS
EDGE Performing Arts Center www.edgepac.com
THE PERFORMANCE PROJECT
Sponsoring and producing shows
allows The Dance Fund to capture and subsequently present the artistic vibrancy being cultivated through its scholarship
Program and Professional Development Workshops.
The Dance Fund will hold
peformances throughout the year at small to mid-sized venues
throughout Los Angeles.
Currently, The Dance Fund produces
its annual show at Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, and is
planning on producing additional shows throughout the year.
The Dance Fund will utilize close-by Theatre Row in the
Hollywood Media Arts District to potentially present those
The Dance Fund will provide fiscal
sponsorship of emerging choreographers, dance companies, and
their dancers while guiding them through the process of
producing their own shows.
The shows that will come to life
out of The Performance Project will serve to foster the
professional development of choreographers who are molding their
emerging dance companies, and will provide artistically vibrant
performing arts experiences for audience goers in the Hollywood
area and beyond.
THE DANCE FUND MISSION STATEMENT
The Dance Fund is a nonprofit organization the supports the scholarship program at EDGE. In addition to the scholarship program, The Dance Fund provides services such as Professional Development Workshops, Community Engagement events, The Performance Project, funding, scholarship and Resource Preservation for the Los Angeles dance and nearby communities. Your donation of $5, $10 or more will help support The Dance Fund in its efforts to provide exceptional services for our community.