Dance takes audience on a journey through time

PULLMAN – The Festival Dance and Performing Arts will present a performance by Ragamala Music and Dance Theatre in “From Temple to Theatre” at the Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum at 3pm on Sunday, March 4th. This innovative and colorful program features a journey through time, tracing the path of the classical dance form of Bharatanatyam from […]

‘Metamorphosis’ brings transformation

PULLMAN– Washington State University Theatre and Dance Program presents “Metamorphosis”, a celebration of dance to be performed in Jones Theatre, Daggy Hall at 8 p.m. Dec. 1 and 2. Metamorphosis is about change in appearance, character and circumstances. Butterflies are beautiful examples of this striking natural phenomenon: their appearances completely change during the various stages […]

Dance to a new beat with University Rec

Try something new or perfect an old skill! University Recreation is offering dance classes sure to get you dancing to a new beat.Seven-week classes will be offered in ballroom, swing, hip-hop, Irish, Latin, belly, funky moves, dance fusion and ballet.Session I starts Jan. 23 and ends March 5. For class descriptions and price information visit […]

Rainbow Dance Theatre honors Martin Luther King

From Hawaiian and West African world dance to cutting-edge athletic modern dance, Rainbow Dance Theatre does it all.Because of the theatre’s multicultural roots, versatility and diversity, Festival Dance & Performing Arts asked Rainbow Dance to perform at Beasley Coliseum in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The program, titled “One Village, Many Tribes,” will […]

Diablo Ballet to perform in Pullman March 6

Diablo Ballet will visit the Washington State University campus March 6 for a repertory performance full of ballet treasures, such as George Balanchine’s “Tarantella Pas de Deux.”The performance is set for 3 p.m. in Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum. Tickets are $12-$28 (discounts for students and children) and available at all TicketsWest outlets, by phone at […]

Music, dance explode with Manding Jata

As the final offering in its 2003 Great Performances Series, Festival Dance will present Manding Jata at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 7, at the Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum. This French West Africa troupe combines powerhouse drumming and dancing, with vibrant costumes to create a complex cultural entertainment. Manding Jata presents the cultural legacy of the […]