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Dance Series

Hailed by Dance Magazine as one of "three top programs," the Department of Dance presents its annual concert of mixed repertoire Dec. 4 - 6, 2015. Dance Series tickets are $15 general admission, $10 for non-UC students and FREE for UC students with valid ID.

Flex Ticket Packages are on sale now for all Concert Series performances. Learn more by visiting ccm.uc.edu/boxoffice/concerts/flex-tickets.

Single tickets can be purchased in person at the CCM Box Office, over the telephone at 513-556-4183 or online now through our e-Box Office! Visit ccm.uc.edu/boxoffice for CCM Box Office hours and location.

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CCM'S 2015-16 DANCE CONCERT SERIES

8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4
8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5
3 & 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6
• Dance Series •
FALL DANCE CONCERT
CCM Ballet Ensemble
Andre Megerdichian, director

The Patricia Corbett Theater springs to life December 4-6 as the CCM Ballet Ensemble launches its 51st season of outstanding performances. Featuring works from classical to contemporary, the program promises to keep audiences on the edge of their seats.

Beginning the performance will be the thrilling Pas De Deux from the enduring classical ballet Le Corsaire, originally choreographed by Marius Petipa. Dierdre Carberry, former American Ballet Theater Ballerina and current CCM Associate Professor of Dance, will stage the piece. Stunning costumes and breathtaking leaps and turns highlight the romantic theme of the performance and serve as a tribute to the Imperial Russian Ballet.

Next up is the world premiere of a new collaboration entitled Night’s Daughters. Choreographed by CCM Assistant Professor of Dance Andre Megerdichian, the piece utilizes the creative talents of artists from the CCM Departments of Dance, Drama, Music and Theatre Production, to create a cascade of visual and audio imagery portraying a psychological journey of self-betrayal and redemption.

In a more light hearted vein, guest choreographer and Artistic Director of Dance NOW! Miami, Diego Salterini, will choreograph a world premiere showcasing the talent of the CCM Dancers in a fresh, upbeat jazz ballet, guaranteed to bring a smile to our audiences.

The program concludes with a revival of the 1998 iconoGlass, by David Hochoy, former Martha Graham principal dancer and current Artistic Director of Indianapolis’ Dance Kaleidoscope. iconoGlass is inspired by the relentless pulse found in the music of Phillip Glass and is filled with a series of musical movements in which the various landscapes are both explored and created by the dancers’ shapes, speed and patterns of movement. The piece uses the Graham method of contraction and attack, which is a metaphor for her favorite quote: “We have so little time to be born to the instant.”

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CCM CONCERT SERIES TICKET PRICES:

$15 general, $10 non-UC students, UC students FREE

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SPONSORS AND PARTNERS

CCM recognizes and thanks the following corporations, foundations and individuals for their generous support:

Louise Dieterle Nippert Trust
Scholarship and Resident Artist Sponsor

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
CCM/CSO Diversity Fellowship Sponsor

The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation
Season Presenting Sponsor, Musical Theatre Program Sponsor & Event Sponsor

The Corbett Endowment at CCM
Dance Department Supporter
All-Steinway School Sponsor

ArtsWave
The Greater Cincinnati Foundation
H. Wayne Ferguson Family Foundation
The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr./U.S. Bank Foundation
Frances R. Luther Charitable Trust

Community Partners

Macy’s
Mainstage Season Production Sponsor

Mr. & Mrs. Edward S. Rosenthal
Opera Department Sponsor

The Joseph and Frances Jones Poetker Fund of the Cambridge Charitable Foundation, Ritter & Randolph, LLC, Corporate Counsel
Visiting Artists Sponsor

Anonymous
Estate of Mr. William A. Friedlander
Mrs. William A. Friedlander
Dr. & Mrs. Randolph L. Wadsworth
Mr. & Mrs. J. David Rosenberg
Mr. & Mrs. Harry H. Santen
Mr. & Mrs. Paul G. Sittenfeld
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas E. Stegman
Mr. & Mrs. Frank Bloom

Ariel Quartet Sponsors

Genevieve Smith
Opera Production Sponsor

Jan Rogers
Willard and Jean Mulford Charitable Fund of the Cambridge Charitable Foundation

Choral Studies Sponsors

Ms. Margaret A. Straub & Mr. Neil R. Artman
Studio Drama Series Sponsor

Rosemary & Mark Schlachter
Teri Jory & Seth Geiger
Graeter’s

Swan Lake Sponsors

Mr. & Mrs. Joseph W. Hirschhorn
Orchestral Sponsor

CCMpower
The CCM Harmony Fund: Challenging Hate
     and Prejudice through Performing Arts

The Otto M. Budig Family Foundation
Jeff Thomas Catering
PNC
Trish & Rick Bryan
Keating, Muething & Klekamp P.L.L.
Rhonda & Larry Sheakley

Event Sponsors

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A preeminent institution for the performing and media arts, CCM is the largest single source of performing arts presentations in the state of Ohio.

All event dates and programs are subject to change. For a complete calendar of events, please visit us online at ccm.uc.edu.