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Moving Through the Static


John Wright -Fresno State
5201 N Maple Ave Fresno, CA 93740

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University Theatre is pleased to present “Moving Through the Static”, a dance concert developed by The Contemporary Dance Ensemble. 

“Moving Through the Static” is under the artistic direction of Kenneth Balint and runs February 15 – 23, 2019 in the John Wright Theatre in the Speech Arts building on the campus of Fresno State. 

The ensemble will present an entertaining and thought-provoking evening of contemporary dance. Six different repertory dance works will be presented; the themes of identity, relationships, absurdity, competition, humor, and psychological insight will fill the stage. World premieres include “Under the Invisible Forces” by guest artist Fumihro Kikuchi, “From… last nights attempted restless sleep” by CDE Artistic Director Kenneth Balint, “Somewhere to Lay My Head” by Rogelio Lopez and Kenneth Balint, “Salvation” by Caitlin Gainey and “Flesh is Gone, Spirit is Near” by Nathalie Contreras. Rounding out the program will be the return of Balint’s powerful contemporary duet “Friction Brings Fatigue” which premiered at Fresno State in 2005.

The ensemble includes dancers Jazmin Alvarado, Nathalie Contreras, Ashley Del Rio, Dulce Flores, Caitlin Gainey, Jessica Lopez, Christin Perez, Samantha Roberts, Zach Segovia, and Sahar Shahnematollahi. 

February 15 - 16 & February 19 - 23 performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and February 17 performance begins at 2:00 p.m. Latecomers will be seated at the House Manager’s discretion

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