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Press Releases Walker Art Center Presents a Global Program of Local Dance at Choreographers’ Evening 2010 Curated by Susana di Palma

“A cornucopia of Twin Cities dance … [a] smorgasbord of emerging and mature talent from across the dance spectrum.” —MinnPost.com

Minneapolis, November 5, 2010—For almost 40 years, the Walker Art Center’s Choreographers’ Evening has served as the major gathering for the Twin Cities’ thriving dance community. Celebrate the remarkably diverse range of Minnesota dance—from established choreographers playing with new ideas to some of the freshest talent on the scene, on Saturday, November 27, at 7 and 9:30 pm in the William and Nadine McGuire Theater. This year’s program, focusing on global elements within the Twin Cities dance community, is curated by renowned Spanish Nuevo Flamenco dancer/choreographer Susana di Palma, artistic director of Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theater.

Choreographers’ Evening 2010 features:

Paulino Brener
Christ Up Dance Crew
Carl Flink/Black Label Movement
Gerry Girouard & Rebecca Abas
Jim Lieberthal
Whitney McClusky & Fode Bangoura
Giselle & Dario Mejia
Alanna Morris
John Munger
Peter O’Gorman
Luke Olson-Elm
James Sewell
 SuperGroup

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Links to Background Information:

Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theater

Review of Christ Up Dance Crew

Carl Flink/Black Label Movement

Review of Carl Flink/Black Label Movement

Rebecca Abas Biography

Gerry Girouard on mnartists.org

Biography of Gerry Girouard and Blog Review

Jim Lieberthal on Madison.com

Whitney McClusky & Fode Bangoura

Giselle & Dario Mejia

Giselle & Dario Mejia in the Star Tribune

Alanna Morris

Alanna Morris Biography

John Munger

Review of John Munger

Peter O’Gorman

Luke Olson-Elm

Luke Olson-Elm on YouTube

James Sewell

SuperGroup

Walker Art Center Premiere Partners

Choreographers’ Evening 2010

Image by Cameron Wittig