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Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company
DANCERS . PROFESSORS . CHOREOGRAPHERS
TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2018 | 7:00PM | RUDDER AUDITORIUM
About this Show
Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company will be presenting a performance of contemporary repertory. More details to come!
Before the show on Monday, April 9th, catch Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company in College Station, TX, presented by Texas A&M University, as the Company conducts education and engagement activities within the Texas A&M campus and College Station communities in anicipation for a performance of contemporary repertory.
About the Artists
Joan Woodbury and Shirley Ririe founded Ririe-Woodbury in 1964. These Utah women had a passion for performance, choreography, and pedagogy. Their passions were accompanied by their commitment to dance as a art form and its ability to enhance well-rounded children.
Daniel Charon has been the Artistic Director of Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company since 2013 and the dancers are Mary Lyn Graves, Yebel Gallegos, Melisa Rochelle Younker, Daniel Mont-Eton, Megan McCarthy, Bashaun Williams.
Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company is Utah’s most established institution for contemporary dance. The Company actively embraces and commissions the work of contemporary choreographers, tours worldwide, and develops dynamic education and community outreach programming. Through performance and educational undertakings, the Company pursues its mission to make dance a viable part of everyone’s lives – whether it be as creators, performers, dance educators, critics, or as participating audience members. Over the 53 years of its history, Ririe-Woodbury has toured nationally and internationally, always advocating the philosophy that “dance is for everybody.”