Richmond, VA – VCU Department of Dance and Choreography presents a community master class with guest artist Nathan Trice on Monday, October 21st 6:30-8:00PM hosted by the Richmond Ballet, 407 East Canal Street. The class is FREE and open to experienced dancers ages 16+. For more information call VCU Dance at 804-828-1711. Indicate your intent to attend by sending VCU Dance your name to firstname.lastname@example.org. The information will be used to estimate class size and should not be considered a guaranteed spot in the class.
Nathan Trice, the Artistic Director/Founder of nathantrice/RITUALS project-by-project dance theater based in New York City, will join VCU Dance for a fall residency. A graduate of the Alvin Ailey certificate program, Trice has worked with MOMIX, Complexions, Joseph Holmes Chicago Dance Theater, Kevin Iega Jeff, Donald Byrd/The Group, Burnt Sugar Arkistra, Forces of Nature Dance Co., and his own company, Nathan Trice / RITUALS dance theater while continuing to freelance with an array of artists.
In 2001, Mr. Trice created the Recognizing Women Project with the intention of bridging the gap between art and academia. The project is an ongoing collaboration between company artists and college/ university women’s studies departments in an effort to create work focusing on the social, political, emotional and psychological experiences of women. In its tenth year, the Recognizing Women Project continues to be one of Mr. Trice’s most profound projects to date.
In addition, he is a professor of dance at Long Island University’s dance department in Brooklyn, New York. Mr. Trice has continued to receive commissions from the Ailey II Company, Dallas Black Dance Theatre, The Herman Lavern Theater Group, Bermuda Dance Company, The Harkness Dance Festival, Aaron Davis Hall E-moves Festival, DNA’S In The Company of MEN and numerous Universities, Colleges and Performing Arts High schools.
Monday, October 21st
FREE for experienced
dancers ages 16+
for more information
The Richmond Ballet
407 East Canal
Class admittance is on a first come, first served basis.
AUDITIONS FOR THE 2014-2015 ACADEMIC YEAR
Friday, November 22, 2013
Friday, January 24, 2014
Friday, February 21, 2014
Friday, February 28, 2014
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