Nov. 6, 2012. International guest artist Paul Ibey presents his original butoh choreography “Korrat” Saturday, Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Valborg Theatre. Butoh, or Dance of Darkness, is an avant-garde dance theatre form that originated in Japan in the 1960s and is one of the major developments in contemporary dance.
Oct. 12, 2012. Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance welcomes the return of the North Carolina Dance Festival (NCDF) for its 2012 tour. Performances are Oct. 25 – 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the state-of-the-art Valborg Theatre. The event will showcase eight professional dance companies, along with two student choreographed pieces and one faculty work.
July 17, 2012. Appalachian State University’s annual summer arts attraction, An Appalachian Summer Festival, continues this week with an exciting schedule that includes theatre, Broadway, bluegrass and classical music for the whole family! Mix in some interesting and entertaining lectures, workshops and tours at the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts and your whole week is planned! See below for more information.