Monday, April 26, 2021

South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) Presents A Free Virtual Showcase of the 2020 New Jersey Choreography Fellows


Capturing the Moment: A Showcase of New Jersey Choreographer Fellows

WHEN: Friday & Saturday, April 30 & May 1, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. EDT
ADMISSION
: FREE. Advance registration is required. To reserve, visit SOPACnow.org or call 973.313.2787. Attendees will receive an exclusive viewing link.

As part of SOPAC’s virtual season, Capturing the Moment: A Showcase of New Jersey Choreographer Fellows is a two-part, pre-recorded event featuring performances (many world premieres) by and conversations with seven local choreographers who were awarded the 2020 Choreography Fellowship presented by the New Jersey Council on the Arts. The majority of this production was recorded on SOPAC’s stage.

WHO: Seven New Jersey-based choreographers include Erin Carlisle Norton (Montclair), Oluwadamilare (Dare) Ayorinde (Teaneck), Pallavi Degwekar-Shaikh (Dayton), Tsai His Hung (Woodridge), Robert Mark Burke (Jersey City), Barkha Patel (Guttenberg), and Nai-Ni Chen (Englewood Cliffs). Interviews conducted by dance critic and journalist Robert Johnson.

Made possible by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.