May 7th, 2013 by Heather
Published Date Tuesday, 07 May 2013 12:14
PSU Spring Dance Recital and Dance Scholarship Awards May 10 and 11Presented by Contemporary Dance Ensemble with Guest Choreographer Betsi GravesPLYMOUTH — Works by students, faculty and a guest choreographer will be presented during the annual May Contemporary Dance Ensemble recital at Plymouth State University, Saturday and Sunday at 7 p.m. in the Hanaway Theater at the Silver Center for the Arts.
Recipients of scholarships and talent grants will be recognized during the program.
Works have been choreographed by five students, including Suzanna Derynioski and Jessie Byram, both from Laconia, and members of the PSU Dance team.
Faculty choreographers are Director of Dance Amanda Whitworth, contemporary and modern (with music by Professor Jonathan Santore); Lenore Sousa, contemporary; Lisa Travis, jazz and Lois Hanks, classical ballet.
Dancers were selected by audition to participate in an intensive week with guest artist Betsy Graves, the founding artistic director of Urbanity Dance of Boston.
Tickets for the Contemporary Dance Ensemble recital are $11 for adults, $8 for seniors and youth at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-2787 or (800) 779-3869. Tickets are also available online at silver.plymouth.edu.