Performing Arts
THE WALKER ART CENTER, SOUTHERN THEATER, AND MINNESOTA DANCE ALLIANCE PRESENT
MOMENTUM: NEW DANCE WORKS


FEBRUARY 23-25, 2001,
MARCH 23-25, 2001,
APRIL 13-15, 2001

$15 ($12 WALKER AND SOUTHERN MEMBERS AND MDA DANCE DISCOUNT CARDHOLDERS) OR $33 FOR ALL THREE PERFORMANCES
SOUTHERN THEATER, 1420 WASHINGTON AVENUE SOUTH, MINNEAPOLIS
TICKETS: 612.349.1725





Expand your perceptions of local dance-theater as Momentum illuminates the skill and passion of nine of the next generation's most promising choreographers. Featuring two companies each evening, Momentum showcases a rich spectrum of styles and new voices that illustrate the changing landscape of dance in the Twin Cities. Each of the companies will present new work, commissioned through the support of the Jerome Foundation.


FEBRUARY 23-25
ROSY SIMAS AND BARAKA DE SOLEIL/ GARNER GUTIERREZ-GARNER DANCE
MARCH 23-25
ARENA DANCES BY MATHEW JANCZEWSKI/ HIJACK                
APRIL 13-15
ALYCE FINWALL'S DANCE COUNCIL/ DYLAN SKYBROOK


OPEN SHOWINGS
SUNDAYS, FEBRUARY 4 AND 25, MARCH 25, 3 PM, FREE
STUDIO 5B, HENNEPIN CENTER FOR THE ARTS, 528 HENNEPIN AVENUE, MINNEAPOLIS

Go behind the scenes with the Momentum choreographers. At these Open Showings, the artists will perform excerpts from their works and offer insights into their creative process. Come ask questions, give feedback, and discuss contemporary dance with nine very diverse movement creators. For more information, call the Minnesota Dance Alliance at 612.340.1900.

SPECIAL NEEDS
For those utilizing ASL and audio description services, discounted tickets are available. Please call 612.340.1725 in advance.

ASL/AD services are funded in part by VSA of Minnesota's Access to Theatre Project.




MOMENTUM: NEW DANCE WORKS COMMISSIONS AND PRESENTATIONS ARE MADE POSSIBLE IN PART WITH FUNDS PROVIDED BY THE JEROME FOUNDATION. ADDITIONAL SUPPORT PROVIDED BY THE WALKER ART CENTER'S DORIS DUKE FUND FOR JAZZ AND DANCE.