UCM Dance Club to Present "Dancing With The Professors"
The UCM Dance Club will present their annual spring fundraiser Sunday, May 5th, 2013 in the Highlander Theatre at 7:30pm. Dancing with the Professors is an evening of various ballroom and popular dance styles performed by UCM students and faculty. The event is choreographed by UCM students, danced by some of UCMâ€™s bravest faculty, and judged by selected UCM faculty and staff, and audience members. The event is general admission and tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door. The proceeds from the event will benefit the UCM Foundation and the UCM Dance Club. The evening will provide entertainment on the dance floor with original works including styles of foxtrot, mambo, waltz, Bollywood, salsa, merengue, cha-cha, east coast swing, hip-hop, jazz, and musical theatre dance.
Dancing with the Professors showcases an ensemble of 12 dancers â€“ six faculty members and six students. The pairing of the competing couples is as follows: Mollie Dinwiddie, Dean of Library Services, paired with Justin Barron, BFA Musical Theatre, Daniel Schierenbeck, Professor of English, dancing with Kelly Krasuski, BFA Theatre Performance, Nancy Forth, Associate Professor of Counselor Education, dancing with Daniel Parman, BFA Musical Theatre, Jeff Imboden, Director of Performing Arts Series, paired with Lindsey Freihoff, BS Speech Language Pathology & Audiology, Karen Fahrmeier, Coordinator of THRIVE Program, dancing with Natasha Parsons, BSE Early Childhood & Elementary Education, and Karen Foster, Associate Professor of Educational Foundations & Literacy, dancing with John Markley, BSE Speech & Theatre Education.
The judging panel includes judges, Ashley Miller, Assistant Professor of Dance, President Chuck Ambrose, President of UCM, Dr. Gersham Nelson, Dean of the College of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences, and Beth Rutt, Director of Student Activities.
For more information, call the UCM Department of Theatre & Dance Office at 660-543-4020.
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Contact Colette Tilden at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 660-543-4020