WINTER DANCE FEST
Save the Date / February 22

Saturday, February 22nd

7pm Doors, 7:30pm Show

$22 General

Admission $18 Student and Senior

PURCHASE TICKETS

Located at Colligan Theater on the

Tannery Arts Center campus

FEATURING

Bay Area choreographer Gregory Dawson and his tour de force company dawsondancesf, presenting an excerpt from his work

Keep Your Head to the Skies

photo credit: Devi Pride

photo credit: Devi Pride

“Perhaps the mission of an artist is to interpret beauty to people—the beauty within themselves.” Langston Hughes


Emerging Santa Cruz/LA choreographer Taliha Abdiel featuring her new work HALFSTEP
photo credit: Ryan Moore

photo credit: Ryan Moore

HALFSTEP is a study of the many embodiments of ambiguity and self-limitation due to societal constructs of purity and our separation from self desires. Performed by Andrew Tiamzon, AnnMarie Arcuri, Zihao Zheng, Nia Scovel and Mady Thornquest.

Choreographed by Taliha Abdiel.


Emerging Santa Cruz/New York choreographer Nathan Hirschaut, founder of HIVE Dance Company, presenting his debut WDF piece Silent Lover
photo credit: Art Davison

photo credit: Art Davison

Silent lover is inspired by Nathan’s relationship with the unknown. “Silent lover” explores the emotional journey of entering unknown territory. Sometimes painful and sometimes full of excitement the unknown waits to be discovered to share its wisdom and guide our way. Solo work choreographed and performed by Nathan Hirschaut.