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Senior Studio Dance Concert to offer variety of styles

Staff Reporter

Published: Thursday, December 6, 2012

Updated: Thursday, December 6, 2012 00:12


Photo courtesy of: SHSU Dance Department

Senior dance majors showcase what they have learned throughout their years at Sam Houston State University.

The Sam Houston State University Dance Department will be holding their annual Senior Studio Dance Concert ‘Before Falling Into Action’ at the James and Nancy Gaetner Performing Arts Center on Dec. 11- 12 at 8 p.m.

‘Before Falling Into Action’ composed of a variety of styles such as strength, quirkiness and passion, according to a press release sent by the dance department.

 The dance is presented by seniors Alexis Anderson, Monet Angel, Leah Brown, Hannah Burns, Melissa Compian, Shannon Doerr, Kristin Edwards, Dominique Franco-Rivera, George Garcia, Jenny Gerena, Everest Guerra, Clarissa Hooper, Tawnya Kannarr, Tempestt Perrin, Jessica Rodriguez and Taryn Wilson.

Audience members will have the opportunity to explore several genres of dance including classical ballet, contemporary, tap and more. From tattered wedding dresses to only one pointe shoe, the audience is almost guaranteed to be entertained.

This year’s choreographers were asked to push forward and reach a new level of dance, according to the press release.

Students of SHSU are encouraged to come to the show and support the graduating seniors. With such diversity, ‘Before Falling Into Action’ is sure to satisfy everyone who comes to watch.

“I feel like I have been trying to attend dance concerts all semester but I never have any time so I am really glad I can actually go to this concert. I can already tell it is going to be good,” senior Clarissa Sirmons said.

Admission is $8 general and only $5 for students.

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