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22nd Annual Palm Desert Choreography Festival

22nd Annual Palm Desert Choreography FestivalCome see the best of what's new in dance! This one of a kind Festival presents exciting original choreography by choreographers from across the nation.

Finalists include festival favorites as well as a large number of choreographers new to the Festival whose works promise to engage, provoke and entertain. Winners are announced on stage at the conclusion of each performance.This year’s Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to dancer, choreographer, artistic director and professor of hip-hop dance, Rennie Harris.

Saturday, November 9, 7pm - Professional Companies

Vanessa Owen/Stewart/Owen Dance (Asheville, NC), Ye Li (Portland, OR), Manuel Vignoulle/M/motions (New York, NY), Laura O’Malley/SFDanceworks (San Francisco, CA), Yoshito Sakuraba/Abarukas (New York, NY), Madison Hicks (Los Angeles, CA), Joshua Manculich (Houston, TX), Dolly Sfeir (New York, NY), Grayson McGuire & Shiori Kamijo/Kamagine Dance (Los Angeles, CA), Nicole Berger/Company Rhome (Los Angeles, CA), Pat Taylor/JazzAntiqua Dance & Music Ensemble (Los Angeles, CA)

Lifetime Achievement Award presentation: Rennie Harris

Sunday, November 10, 4pm – Pre-professional Companies

Mark Carlson/International Youth Ballet (Littleton, CO), Jacob Gutierrez-Montoya/Hawkins School of Performing Arts (Folsom, CA), Kelela Rose Batinga/Kelela Rose Dance (Fountain Valley, CA), Nicole Hagen (Burbank, CA), Dasha Tertova (Los Angeles, CA), Macarena Gandarillas/CSU Fullerton (Fullerton, CA), Jared Baker/University of Arizona School of Dance (Tucson, AZ), Azuki Umeda/Chapman University (Orange, CA), Kihyoung Choi/Movers Unlimited Dance Company (Hurst, TX),  Hannah Weinmaster/ University of Arizona School of Dance (Tucson, AZ), Brian Golden (Orange, CA), MJ/Innovate Dance Company (New York, NY), Amy Nakamura/Mt. San Antonio College Dancers (Walnut, CA)

Powerful performances by local students in East Valley Dance Project and The Studio Project

Presenter / Producer: McCallum Theatre Education

Listed Categories
Dance > Contemporary Dance
Dance > Ballet
Dance > Dance Competitions

Event Phone: 760-340-2787

McCallum Theatre
73000 Fred Waring Drive
Palm Desert CA 92260

Palm Springs / Coachella Valley

Performance Dates: 11/9/2019 - 11/10/2019
Saturday, 11/09/2019
Sunday, 11/10/2019

Performance Times
11/9/19 - 7pm
11/10/19 - 4pm

Ticket Information:
Tickets start at $15
Mccallum Theatre Box Office
(760) 340-2787

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