dawson 2018

TWDCC presents, Winter Dance Fest 2018


Saturday, February 24th, 2018 // 7:30 PM/ Colligan Theater // Tickets $17-$25


TWDCC’s 3rd annualdawson 2018 Winter Dance Fest is a celebration of cutting edge choreographers from the Santa Cruz and Bay Area. Once again TWDCC will feature Gregory Dawson’s tour de force contemporary dance company, dawsondancesf.
 “Dawson works in the contemporary ballet idiom, characterized by balletic grammar mixed with lissome spines, thrusting rib cages and swerving limbs.” – Mary Ellen Hunt, SFGAT 
Gregory will present excerpts from his collaboration with Jazz Musician, Richard Howell. “Floating in Mid -air” is contemporary ballet meets Free Jazz… In the round.
Alongside dawsondancesf  TWDCC will feature Santa Cruz choreographer, Cid Pearlman.  Cid Pearlman Performance Projects will present 2004’s Strange Toys featuring music by Joan Jeanrenaud.


 Winter Dance Fest will also feature emerging LA based choreographer and recent UCLA WAC/Dance MFA graduate Darrian O’Reilly