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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events for 2014

 

Orchesis Dance Company

"Continium"

Thursday and Friday Febuary 13 and 14, 2014

Evans Auditorium at 7:30PM

Texas State Campus

Tickets: Students $7.00 General Admission $10.00

 

Strutter Spectacular 

Friday and Saturday April 11 and 12, 2014

Strahan Colisuem at 7:00PM

Texas State Campus

General Admission: $10.00 and Student Admission: $5.00

 

Merge Dance Company

"Merge Ahead"

Performing Arts Center, Patti S. Theatre

Texas State Campus

Friday and Saturday, April 25 and 26, 2014 at 7:30PM

Tickets $10.00 General Admission and $7.00 Student Admission ($2.00 processing fee)

 

Tickets will be Available online and at the door.

TxstatePresents.com

http://www.theatreanddance.txstate.edu/dance

 

Past Events for Season 2012-2013


Opening Door Dance Theatre

 Opening Door Dance Theatre is a professional production of original works choreographed by Texas State University Faculty, alumni and special guests. The artistry and experience of this cutting edge choreography is heightened by multi-media and multidisciplinary collaborations. This event took place September 27th and 28th in Evans Auditorium.  


Performance and Choreography BFA Concert

 This production showcases the culminating works for the Bachelor of Fine Arts Performance and Choreography students. In their final semester, these exceptional students choreograph and produce a concert that exhibits their talent, commitment and passion. Featuring BFA candidates Jessie Arbolay, Joey Bustos and Nina Garcia. This event took place November 1st and 2nd in Evans Auditorium.  


Choreographers' Showcase

Choreographers' Showcase features the choreography of students enrolled in the "Advanced Choreography" course. It includes a varied range of contemporary and fresh dance pieces from thought provoking to entertaining. This event took place in Jowers B178 on November 15th and 16th.


Dancers In Flight

´╗┐Sponsored by Orchesis Dance Company, TX State's student-led contemporary performance group showcases the talent of its members each year in Dancers In Flight. Choreography is designed by Orchesis officers, faculty, and guest artists.This event took place Febuary 14th and 15th in Evans Auditorium. 


Merge Dance Company

Ensemble Series presents "Merge--Movement & Sound": Texas State Chorale, directed by Dr. Joey M. Martin; with Texas State Merge Dance Company and Austin-based Shay Ishii Dance Company.Texas State Chorale joins with Texas State Merge Dance Company and the Austin-based Shay Ishii Dance Company to present an evening of dance and sound. The concert will be a fusion of dance with vocal and choral compositions by outstanding contemporary composers including Morten Lauridsen, Leonard Bernstein, and Dominick Di Orio. In several pieces, the choral ensemble is creating a living, changing landscape and soundscape  for the dancers to dance within and around. Architect, Andrew Nance has designed a stunning large-scale set that provides a canvas for lighting and projection and portals for the dancers to enter and exit Topher Sipes of ARTheism will provide live video animation.This event took place in Evans Auditorium on April 19th.


Performance and Choreography BFA Concert

This production showcases the culminating works for the Bachelor of Fine Arts Performance and Choreography students. In their final semester, these exceptional students choreograph and produce a concert that exhibits their talent, commitment and passion. Featuring BFA candidates Raquel Gomez-Simmons, Jonathan Himawan, Emily Thompson and Molly Waldner. This event took place in Evans Auditorium on March 21st and 22nd.

Sans Souci Festival Of Dance Cinema

The Department of Theatre and Dance in collaboration with the School of Music at Texas State University are proud to present “The Best of Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema.” The screening will incorporate live music by the experimental group Mysterium and live dance. With an expansive definition of dance and an appreciation for highly experimental and interdisciplinary forms, this festival exposes diverse audiences to a variety of film, video, and performance possibilities. Partially funded by the City of San Marcos Arts Commission, The Common Experience-Global Odyssey Committee and the Dance Division at Texas State University. This event took place March 7th in Evans Auditorium. There was also a second FREE screening on March 8th at the San Marcos Public Library geared to (but not exclusively) young audiences.