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Dance Ensemble Presents "I Wanna Dance With Somebody!"

Posted by Jenna Ray on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012

Event Date/Time: Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 7:00 pm
End Date/Time: Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 7:00 pm
Location: Edson Auditorium


The University of Minnesota, Morris Dance Ensemble will present “I Wanna Dance With Somebody!” as its 2012 fall recital. Performances will take place on Friday, November 30, at 7 p.m. and on Saturday, December 1, at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Student Center’s Edson Auditorium. All are invited to attend.

Showcasing the work of dedicated student choreographers and dancers, this semester’s Dance Ensemble recital will feature 17 distinct dance numbers. These dances will be performed by 114 students of all experience levels and will illustrate a range of styles including lyrical, hip-hop, flamenco, tap, ballet, and jazz as well as a traditional Chinese solo. Providing an opportunity for Morris students interested in dance to pool their talents, work together, create dance performances, and sponsor activities that enhance the availability of dance for all students, Dance Ensemble is one of the largest student organizations on the Morris campus.

Tickets for “I Wanna Dance With Somebody!”—$6 for adults, $4 for students, seniors, and children 5 and older—are available at the door. Advance tickets can also be purchased online or at 320-589-6077.