Conservatory of Performing Arts

Conservatory Dance Company 2017-18 Lineup

Friday, September 01, 2017

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The 2017-18 Conservatory Dance Company lineup features pieces by Brice Mousset, John Heginbotham, Sidra Bell and other emerging and established choreographers to mold this stunning, virtuosic and exciting season.

“With inspirational and innovative choreography by our renowned dance faculty and internationally acclaimed guest artists, the Conservatory of Performing Arts is continuing our long history of presenting excellence, breathtaking performances, and showcasing our versatile and talented young artists,” said Garfield Lemonius, associate professor of dance.

The new season includes: 

"With inspirational and innovative choreography by our renowned dance faculty and internationally acclaimed guest artists, the Conservatory is continuing our long history of presenting excellence, breathtaking performances, and showcasing our versatile and talented young artists."

-- Garfield Lemonius


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Student Choreography Project

Oct. 13-15, 2017
George Rowland White Performance Studio, Point Park University

Student Choreography Project features works of original choreography by the Conservatory’s dance students. This showcase for a wide range of styles gives dance lovers the opportunity to see new works. Many pieces from past seasons have been selected for national dance festivals.

Contemporary Choreographers

Nov. 15-19, 2017
George Rowland White Performance Studio, Point Park University

Experience an unforgettable evening as emerging and established artists push the boundaries of dance and explore new ideas and new movement. Featuring works by Joshua Manculich, Brice Mousset and Kate Skarpetowska.

Winter Dance Concert

Dec. 1-10, 2017
Rockwell Theatre, Pittsburgh Playhouse

Join us for a powerful performance of works by John Heginbotham, Adam Hougland, Garfield Lemonius, and Lucinda Childs with stagers Jorge Perez Martinez and Matt Pardo.

Faculty Dance Concert

Feb. 22-25, 2018
George Rowland White Performance Studio, Point Park University

An eclectic and electric selection of pieces range from ballet, contemporary and jazz to shine a spotlight on the versatility and strength of our students. Choreographers include Kiesha Lalama, Jason McDole, Mark Burrell, Susan Stowe and Jay Kirk.

Point Park Connections

April 6-8, 2018
George Rowland White Performance Studio, Point Park University

Point Park University’s part-time faculty includes exceptional regional artists and instructors in a range of styles. Working closely with Conservatory students to refine technique, these gifted educators create a level of familiarity and collaboration that translate into magical moments on stage. 

Spring Dance Concert

April 19-22, 2018
George Rowland White Performance Studio, Point Park University 

The dance season culminates in a special performance of works by masters of the new and old worlds, including Joshua Peugh, Jennifer Archibald, Sidra Bell and Matthew Powell.

Ticket Information

Tickets can be purchased online at pittsburghplayhouse.com, by phone at 412-392-8000 or in person at the Playhouse box office.

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