Backhausdance Platform 2011

Backhausdance Platform 2011

Friday, June 3rd at 7:30pm
Saturday, June 4th at 7:30pm
Sunday, June 5th at 2:00pm

At the beautiful & spacious Irvine Valley College Performing Arts Center

The Maple Youth Ballet is proud to be invited to the inaugural production of Backhausdance Platform 2010, a weekend focused on up-and-coming, pre-professional dancers and seasoned and/or emerging choreographers!

This exciting new venture is in partnership with Irvine Valley College Dance Department.

Platform will foster the artistic growth of young performers through artistic mentoring, performance opportunities, and a two-day workshop (open to the public) taught by respected dance specialists.

Featuring Exciting Choreographers & Pre-Professional Companies!

Platform 2011 will showcase the works of choreographers Blythe Barton, Indah Boyle, Tawny Chapman, Marie De La Palme, Carly Westergard Dobson, Brittany Dugi-Turner, Mary John Frank, Francisco Gella, Marcus Henson, Charles Maple, Jackie Oliva, Rachel Pace, Dina Smirnova and Amanda Kay White.

Works will be performed by more than ninety pre-professional dancers from the Taipei American School, Santa Ana College, Chapman University, Irvine Valley College, Nuevo School of Contemporary Dance, Maple Youth Ballet, Compass Dance, Leverage Dance and more!

The Maple Youth Ballet will perform By George, a new ballet by Charles Maple.

Date: 2011