By Mike Greife, April 18, 2016
WARRENSBURG, MO - The University of Central Missouri Department of Theatre and Dance will present their spring dance concert, Boundless, at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 22, and 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23. Sunday, April 24 will be a rain date for the 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. performances.
Escaping the confines of the traditional stage for the outside world, boundaries disappear as choreographers are presented with unique opportunities to create dances at various locations on campus. Beginning in the Highlander Theatre, patrons will visit seven different dance sites on the beautiful UCM campus as this “site specific” concert unfolds. Golf carts will be available for those in need of assistance moving between sites.
Admission is $12 for the general public, $10 for faculty, staff, senior citizens and military and $7 for students. Tickets are available from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays at the box office, Wood 128, by calling the box office at 660-543-8811, on-line at ucmo.edu/theatretickets, or at the door
Boundless is an ensemble of 14 dancers, including Emily Cunningham, Lindy Elliott, Arista Fleming, Abby Frandsen, Kaitlyn Gaus, Torri Hicks, Grant Lesher, Isamo Manuel, Alley Pettey, Kelsey Reinsfelder, Kamry Volkmer, Jennifer Wahonick, and Hannah Widaman.
The concert showcases the work of eight choreographers, including Ashley Miller, artistic director and associate professor of dance, and Guest Artist Willie Lenoir from the University of Kansas. Student choreographers include Jennifer Wahonick, Hannah Widaman, Kelsey Reinsfelder, Lindy Elliott, Isamo Manuel, and Bobbi Gums.