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SMS: Candoco Dance

Student Matinee Series SMS: Candoco Dance

  • Thursday, February 21, 10am
  • MainStage Map It
  • Grades 6-12.

  • $8.50

Consisting of disabled and non-disabled performers, contemporary dance company Candoco present Let's Talk About Dis and Face In. This witty, poignant work on identity and otherness resonates with Candoco’s interest in presenting work that pushes the notion of what dance looks like and what dance can do. In his first commission for a dance company, creator Hetain Patel puts forth a humorous and intimate piece that builds on an exploration of the dancers’ personalities and distinctive physicalities. The work is a playful interrogation of identity, probing the audience to think beyond surface appearances.

Links to diversity, inclusion, ensemble, identity, collaboration, communication, self-expression, identity
Common Core: CC ELA: RL 1-10, SL 1-4; C3.D2.Civ.2, 6-8, 10, 14; NEXT GEN PS2.A & B, PS3.C

Show length: 1 hr

Support from the Ford Foundation.

Related Events: Evening Performance Teacher Workshop

Face In and Let’s Talk About Dis: Double Bill | Candoco Dance Company from Candoco Dance Company on Vimeo.

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