The 2018–19 Dance Season

  • The dance events of this season include touring artists from around the world and IUP Dance Theater.

    With a variety of performances that spans cultures and eras, there is sure to be something for almost every taste from modern to classical to unique collaborations.

    View the Events Calendar for Lively Arts.

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  • Compania Flamenca Eduardo Guerrero Presents Flamenco Pasion

    Tuesday, October 16, 8:00 p.m., Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

    Compania Flamenca Eduardo Guerrero presents a program especially produced for a North American audience, Flamenco Pasion, direct from Spain. Critically acclaimed flamenco dancer and choreographer Eduardo Guerrero uses his eclectic style to combine classical and contemporary Spanish dance with ballet to express the many styles of this expressive art form.

    Compania Flamenca Eduardo Guerrero Presents Flamenco Pasion

     
  • Artrageous and Art Auction

    Sunday, October 21, 3:00 p.m., Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

    Artrageous, where the fine arts meet the performing arts, all on one stage! Experience art come alive with an interactive celebration of music, dance, song, and the creation of a masterpiece. Artrageous is fun for the whole family.

    Artrageous

     
  • Henri Rousseau: Tales of the Tropics

    November 2 and 3, 7:00 p.m.; November 4, 2:00 p.m.; Zink Hall Dance Theater 

    Inspired by the colorful artwork of Henri Rousseau, the IUP Dance Theater translates “stage-sized” paintings into movement stories. Featuring live accompaniment of original compositions by David Martynuik.

    Henri Rousseau: Tales of the Tropics

     
  • Cindi: An Evening with Dance and Percussion

    March 30, 7:00 p.m., Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

    Co-Directed by Holly Boda-Sutton and Michael Kingan
    Music Arrangements by Chris Leidhecker

    The classic Cinderella story, but with a twist. The IUP Dance Theater and the IUP Percussion Ensemble present a modern-day telling of Cinderella set in the world of high fashion and featuring the sounds of classic rock. 

    Cindi: An Evening with Dance and Percussion

     

  • Other Upcoming Events

    Fabric of the Nation

    Fabric of the Nation

    October 12–20, Theater-by-the-Grove

    Mnozil Brass

    Mnozil Brass

    Monday, February 11, Ovations!