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
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 »
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.
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 »
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 »