UTPA Dance Ensemble presents fall concert, Oct. 17-19
Contact: University Relations 381-2741
Posted: 09/23/2002
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The University of Texas-Pan American Dance Ensemble presents the Fall Dance Concert, Thursday, Oct. 17 through Saturday, Oct. 19.

The performances - featuring a variety of modern dance choreography focused on small group and solo works - will be at 7:30 p.m. at the Jeffers Theatre in the UTPA Communication Arts and Sciences Building.

Artistic Director of the Dance Ensemble Melinda Blomquist, will present four works, including "Relationships: The evolution Of" - which begins as a light -hearted look at the interaction and evolution of different relationships individuals encounter.

Blomquist will also present, "At One Time" - which focuses on the process and importance of reaching for difficult goals.

Other works featured in the concert, include choreography from Laura Grabowski, a former UTPA dance faculty member. Among Grabowski's work that will be featured, include "Black Swamp Sashay" - a fun performance done to folk music; and "Seascape" - a work that evokes images of the sea.

Tickets are available for $5 at the door prior to the performance or at the UTPA Payments and Collections, Student Services Building, Room 115, 956/381-2715; and the Hidalgo County Historical Museum, 121 E. McIntyre, Edinburg, 956/383-6911.

For more information or for special accommodations, call 381-2317.