Spring Dance Adelphi is directed by Frank Augustyn, chair of the Department of Dance. Choreographers include Assistant Professor Orion Duckstein, Adjunct Professor Leda Meredith, and guest choreographers Takehiro Ueyama and Maurice Brandon Curry.
Takehiro Ueyama’s piece Sakura Sakura was a prize winner at the 2005 International Modern Dance Choreographic Competition in Spain and will now be restaged for Spring Dance Adelphi. Mr. Ueyama is the founder of the TAKE Dance Company, which has often been praised for its distinct combination of athleticism and sensitivity.
Maurice Brandon Curry has served as a choreographer, director, and educator for institutions throughout the United States. He has worked on regional productions such as West Side Story and Oliver! as well as several off-Broadway productions.
Adelphi University’s Performing Arts Center is one of Long Island’s premier cultural arts venues for entertainment of all kinds. Tickets for Spring Dance Adelphi: Mixed Program are on sale now and are priced at $20 with discounts available to seniors, students and alumni. For more information about all the events at AUPAC and to purchase tickets, visit aupac.adelphi.edu. Information is available at The Lucia and Steven N. Fischer Box Office at (516) 877-4000 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Regular box office hours are Tuesday through Friday, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. The box office is also open two hours before most scheduled performances.
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