Calendar Of Events Dance
Written by Miami Today on April 11, 2013
The South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center presents aerial dancer Alison Chase/Performance for a one-night only performance. Alison Chase, founding member of Pilobolus, is known for her moving aerial dance choreography. She created Alison Chase/Performance to pursue her passion for multi-dimensional storytelling, fusions of film and dance; site-specific works; and museum installations. This program features the world premiere of the aerial piece "Red Weather" as well as a section of a new work in process called "Drowned," a contemporary adaptation of famed author Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s "The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World." 8 p.m. South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, 10950 SW 211th St., Cutler Bay. $10-$35. Details: (786) 573-5300
Dance NOW! Miami presents the second annual Daniel Lewis Miami Dance Sampler, a weekend of performances featuring local dance companies. Participating companies and choreographers include: Karen Peterson and Dancers, Brazarte Dance
Company, Arts Ballet Theatre, BrazzDance, Dance NOW! Miami, Niurca Marquez, Pioneer Winter, New World Dance Ensemble, and a special performance from Delou Africa Dance Ensemble. April 13-14. Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212th NE 59th Ter., Miami. $10 students and seniors. $20 others. Details: (305) 975-8489 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.dancenowmiami.org.