The Gallaudet Dance Company, which was founded in 1955, is pleased to announce the 63rd spring dance concert, Let's Dance, sponsored by the Department of Art, Communication, and Theatre. Performance dates are Friday March 23, 2018 at 10:30 am and 7:30 pm and Saturday March 24, 2018 at 7:30 pm in Elstad Auditorium, Gallaudet University, 800 Florida Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20002-3695 [Metro - RED line - NoMa-Gallaudet]. Free on-campus parking is available.
The Gallaudet Dance Company will present an entertaining production featuring local guest artists and a variety of dance genres including hip-hop, jazz, modern, lyrical, and ASL fused with dance. Participating guest dance companies include Beyond Limits Dance Ensemble, Bison with Attitude, Gallaudet Alumni Dancers, Gallaudet's Choreography Class, Kendall Performing Arts, National Deaf Dance Theatre, National Deaf Dance Theatre Alumni Dancers, New Renaissance Arts, Sunshine 2.0, and Wild Zappers. Guest choreographers who are presenting new dance works include Debra Floyd, Clarissa Garrison, David King, Bridget Metzger, Ashley Pigliavento, and student choreographers. Special guests will be Ronnie Bradley and Heidi Zornes-Foster
PHOTOGRAPHY CREDIT goes to Andrew Robertson of Silver Spring, MD. Mr. Robertson has been photographing the Gallaudet dancers since 2014. The Gallaudet Dance Company is most appreciative of his work in capturing the spirit of the dancers and their technical abilites during rehearsals and performances.
For more information, please visit the Gallaudet Dance Company website.
Also, you can watch a Gallaudet Dance Company rehearsal video.
This production runs approximately two (2.0) hours with one intermission. This is a family-friendly event - ALL patrons must have a ticket regardless of age.
Tickets: Adults - $15 on-line (with a credit card), $20 at the Box Office Window (with cash or a local check); Non-Gallaudet students - $10 on-line (with a credit card), $15 at the Box Office Window (with cash or a local check); groups of 10 people or more - send a message through TICKETLEAP or email [email protected]
Gallaudet Students - Full-time students who have paid the spring 2018 semester unit fee receive one (1) free ticket with their ID. This ticket must be picked up at the Elstad Box Office Window at Gallaudet University during Box Office hours. DO NOT buy a Gallaudet student ticket using the on-line credit card system (TICKETLEAP) unless your are sure that you do not qualify for the one (1) free ticket with ID.
Part-time Gallaudet Students (i.e., students taking ASL or PST classes; or students who have not paid the spring 2018 semester unit fee) or full-time Gallaudet students who have paid the spring 2018 semester unit fee and already received their 'one free ticket with ID' but want to see the show a second time can purchase tickets on-line using the 'Non-Gallaudet Student' ticket category for $10 (with a credit card) or at the Box Office Window for $15 (with cash or a check).
The on-line credit card system (TICKETLEAP) is available 24/7.
Box Office Window hours at Gallaudet University Elstad Auditorium are:
Tuesday March 20 - 12:30-2:00 pm
Wednesday March 21 - 4:00-6:00 pm
Thursday March 22 - 12:30-2:00 pm
Friday March 23 - 9:30-10:30 am and 6:30-7:30 pm
Saturday March 24 - 6:30-7:30 pm
This on-line credit card system (TICKETLEAP) stops processing credit card transactions two (2) hours before the start of the event. Once credit card transactions stop, ticket purchases must be made at the Box Office Window with cash or a local check.
ALL ticket sales are final - there are no refunds and no exchanges (regardless of how you acquired your ticket). Please arrive early to facilitate parking and to select your seat.