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Schedule

Thank you for joining us at the 2022 OhioDance Festival April 29-May 1, 2022

If you attended please take time to fill out the survey:

2022 OhioDance Festival Survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XKQFS36

“Body and Community”, co-sponsored by The Ohio State University, Department of Dance, Columbus. Events were held at the OSU Dance Studios and Barnett Theatre. Some sessions were live streamed.

Throughout the weekend there were a variety of performances, films, dance sessions and demonstrations.

The guest artist Tamara Williams, is an associate professor of dance, UNC Charlotte. Her company Moving Spirits, Inc. is a contemporary arts organization dedicated to performing, researching, documenting, cultivating and producing arts of the African diaspora, Africanistic aesthetics.Tamara and company members Kendra J. Ross and Monique LeFlore will offer an interactive experience.

CLASS LEVEL KEY
B Beginner
I Intermediate
A Advanced
O Dance For All/Open to All Ages and All Levels
E Educators

2022 SCHEDULE

DAY 1 | Friday April 29, 2022
Registration 8:30am – 4:00pm
11:00am -12:00pm Pre-Professional Concert………………. Free

12:45pm -1:45pm Opening Plenary
Ensuring the Arts Are Non-Negotiables in Education
Donna Collins, Dr. Doug Marrah, Marty Kral, Cameron Dedrick, Jarrod Hartzler…..O/E

2:00pm – 3:00pm
Open African (Konney) (In-Person and Zoom)……..O
Jazz (Gibbons)…………………………………………………..O
Physical Therapy for Dancers (Heslop)……………. O/E
Copyright Explained (Chess)……………………………….O

3:15pm – 4:15pm
Connections (Wilde) (In-Person and Zoom)………………………O
Int/Adv Ballet (Muselin)………………………………………….13+I/A
Ohio Arts Council Grant Opportunities (Signorino/O’Neil)…O

4:30pm – 5:30pm

  • Film Screenings Ohio: A State of Dance and Jmaxx and the Universal Language…O
  • Performance in the Motion Lab-Choreographer Jacquie Sochacki-Pittman will present “Mental/Body”. A 10 minute experiential group dance performance exploring the physical bodily manifestation of mental illness through choreography and performance…..O

7:00pm – 8:30pm Professional Concert

DAY 2 | Saturday April 30, 2022
Registration 8:30am – 11:00am/1:45pm – 3:30pm

9:30am – 10:30am
Strengthening Cont. Progressions (Cramer) (In-Person and Zoom) 13+ A
Ballet (Emory-Maier)………………………………………..13+ I/E
Finding Common Ground (Brown)…………………… 13+ O/E
2022 OhioDance Global Water Dances Columbus (Bucek) O/E

10:45am – 11:45am
Hip-Hop:Then & Now (Brown) (In-Person and Zoom) O/E
2022 OhioDance Festival Water Expert (Panel)…………O/E
Intergenerational Dance (Napoletano/Ramey)…………….. O
Dances of India(Chebrolu)…………………………………………..O
Communities of Embodied Connection: (Panel)………17+ E

11:45am – 12:45pm Lunch, networking…………………..$15

1:00pm – 2:00pm
Guest Speaker Tamara Williams and Company

2:15pm – 3:15pm
African-Brazilian (In-Person and Zoom) (Tamara Williams and Company)…O
Ballet principles (Murphy/Beaverson)…..13+I/A

3:30pm – 5:15pm
Samba (Ramos) (In-Person and Zoom)…………O
American Street Dance (Jenkins)…….13+, I/A/E
Dancing Body Magic (Morris)…………………….17+
Self Care for the Dancing Professional (Dapul/Lorring)….O

4:45pm – 5:15pm Pizza free w/reg.

7:00pm – 8:30pm Professional Concert

DAY 3 | Sunday May 1, 2022
Registration 9:30am – 12:00pm

10:00am – 11:00am
Quantum Mechanics and Movement
(Montijo) (In-Person and Zoom)…………………13+ I/A/E
Emotionally Inclusive Dance (Sochacki)…………17+ A/E
Ballet as an Inclusive Practice (Tedrick)…………………..O

11:15am – 12:15pm
Beyond Liturgical (Wallace) (In-Person and Zoom)…..O
Kick it with Kenny! (Eaddy)…………………………………….O
Modern Dance and Choreography (Puscas)………………O
Tap the Beat (Singhi)……………………………………..13+ B/I

12:30pm – 1:30pm
Lunch, networking……………………………..$15

1:45pm – 2:45pm
Folks Dance (Chenfeld/Robbins) (In-Person and Zoom)…….O
Flamenco: soleá (Blumenfeld)………………..O
Dancing from the Heart (Comstock)……….O

Thank you for Participating!

 

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