Schedule

5Monday, May 5

  • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Lecture / Demonstration for Schoolchildren and Families

    with Dance Theatre of Harlem
  • 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

    Movie: “Dirty Dancing”

    Under the stars at Hull's Drive-In

6Tuesday, May 6

  • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    Ballet Master Class

    with Virginia Johnson (Dance Theatre of Harlem)
  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Celebrating Main Street

    Performance

    Showcasing the best of local and regional dance, Celebrating Main Street will feature performances by Charlottesville Ballet, City Modern Ensemble, Dance Theatre of Lynchburg, Halestone Dance Connection Company, Roanoke Ballet Theatre, Rockbridge Ballet, Shenandoah Ballet, Southwest Virginia Ballet and Staunton Academy of Ballet! General Admission – $5

7Wednesday, May 7

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    BodyVox Technique Master Class

    with Eric Skinner (BodyVox)
  • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

    Modern Master Class

    with Danah Bella (Radford University)
  • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

    Modern Master Class

    with Guest Artist from Trey McIntyre Project
  • 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    Ballet Master Class

    with Alison Roper (Oregon Ballet Theatre)
  • 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Writing the Body

    Performance

    Writing the Body will provide a unique opportunity for college and university student choreographers to have their work performed in front of their peers. The concert will give undergraduate students from across the country the chance to see work, participate in performances together, and debate and discuss methods of composition. The audience is invited to… Read more »

8Thursday, May 8

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am

    Ballet Master Class

    with Brett Bauer (Oregon Ballet Theatre)
  • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

    Ballet Master Class

    with Guest Artist from Trey McIntyre Project
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Master Class for Seniors (at Kendal at Lexington)

    with Guest Artists from Trey McIntyre Project
  • 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Improvisation/Tuning Master Class

    with Nicole Wolcott (KEIGWIN + COMPANY)
  • 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Repertoire Master Class

    with Katie Kozul and Brandon Lee Alley (Hubbard Street 2)
  • 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    “Behind the Scenes” Lecture / Demonstration

    with Trey McIntyre Project
  • 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Route 11 Dance Festival Gala

    Performance

    The first of three successive evenings of world-class performances at the Route 11 Dance Festival will feature works danced by guest artists from BodyVox, Hubbard Street 2, KEIGWIN + COMPANY, Miami City Ballet, Oregon Ballet Theatre, Pacific Northwest Ballet, The Washington Ballet and other acclaimed American companies. Check back often for the latest list of performers. Program subject to change.

  • 9:00 pm - 12:00 am

    Thursday Night After Party

9Friday, May 9

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am

    Master Class: Technique Class as Laboratory (Contemporary Studio Practice)

    with Sara Procopio (Shen Wei Dance Arts)
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Lecture / Demonstration at Central Elementary School

    with Trey McIntyre Project
  • 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Ballet Master Class

    with Benjamin Griffiths (Pacific Northwest Ballet)
  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Master Class and “SpUrbans”

    with Trey McIntyre Project
  • 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Dance Theatre of Harlem (with the Rockbridge Symphony)

    Performance

    Dance Theatre of Harlem, one of America’s most celebrated ballet companies, visits the Route 11 Dance Festival main stage, accompanied by the Rockbridge Symphony, for a mixed repertory program of ballet and contemporary works, featuring: a nod to DTH’s classical, Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo legacy…an Alvin Ailey modern dance masterpiece—performed on pointe!…the iconic pas de deux from Act… Read more »

10Saturday, May 10

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    Ballet Master Class

    with Jonathan Porretta (Pacific Northwest Ballet)
  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Ballet Master Class

    with Sona Kharatian (The Washington Ballet)
  • 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Aerial Dance Master Class

    with Jenefer Davies (Washington & Lee University)
  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    Master Class: Contemporary Technique (Move with Body Wisdom)

    with He Jin Jang (Hollins University)
  • 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Trey McIntyre Project

    Performance

    2014 Route 11 Dance Festival Company in Residence Trey McIntyre Project closes our week with a Saturday night performance on the main stage. Each year, TMP tours to more than 30 cities in the U.S. and abroad to perform for thousands of people. Trey McIntyre Project is committed to engaging audiences and communities, and believes… Read more »