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COME TOGETHER DANCE FESTIVAL

JULY 22-26, 2015

Koresh Dance Company’s 3rd annual Come Together Dance Festival celebrates dance in Philadelphia.

33 dance companies unite for 5 nights to display the diversity, creativity, and technical excellence of Philadelphia’s dance community and nationally acclaimed guests. With support from the Knight Foundation, Come Together mixes styles from hip hop and modern to contemporary ballet, tap, acrobatic theater, African and Indian dance, and more. Come see Philly on its feet at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre!

“takes the art to a whole new level” –Philadelphia Weekly

 

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

Wednesday, July 22, 7:30pm

Special Event:
7:00pm, Opening Night Toast with Roni Koresh

Performing:
Brian Sanders’ JUNK, Chisena Danza, Koresh Dance Company, Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers, PHILADANCO!, Raphael Xavier, Donald Byrd’s Spectrum Dance Theatre
CLICK to learn more about the performers!

Thursday, July 23, 7:30pm

Special Events:
6:30pm, Happy Hour
Post-Show, Talk-back with the Artistic Directors moderated by dance and culture scholar Brenda Dixon Gottschild

Performing:
AJ Garcia Rameau, Alchemy Dance Company, The Clutch Collective, Connolly and Co., Evalina (Wally) Carbonell, Face Da Phlave Entertainment/Theatre, Koresh Dance Company, Kùlú Mèlé African Dance & Drum Ensemble, Rennie Harris PureMovement, Sakshi Productions
CLICK to learn more about the performers!

Friday, July 24, 8pm

Special Events:
7:00pm, Happy Hour
Post-Show, Talk-back with the Artistic Directors moderated by dance leader and writer Lisa Kraus

Performing:
Anne-Marie Mulgrew Dancers & Co, Just Sole Street Dance Theatre, Matthew Soojian, Koresh Dance Company, Putty Dance Project, Rennie Harris PureMovement, Sanbrooka Productions, SHARP Dance Company, Tara Madsen Dance
CLICK to learn more about the performers!

Saturday, July 25, 8pm

Special Events:
7:00pm, Happy Hour
Post-Show, Talk-back with the Artistic Directors moderated by Sherril Dodds, Chair of Temple University’s Dance Department

Performing:
10 Hairy Legs, Koresh Dance Company, Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers, PHILADANCO!, Raphael Xavier, The Rock School
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Sunday, July 26, 7pm

Special Events:
6:00pm, Closing Night Happy Hour

Performing:
Ballet Inc., Brian Sanders’ JUNK, idiosynCrazy productions, Kareem Goodwin, Kat J. Sullivan, Katrina Atkin, Koresh Dance Company, Koresh Youth Ensemble, Project Moshen
CLICK to learn more about the performers!

TICKETS & PASSES

Tickets

Individual: $35
Senior: $30
Student: $25
Groups of 10+ $25 per person  |  $20 per person for student groups

Passes

Double the Dance:  2 shows for $49
“342” Pass: 3 shows for the price of 2: $69
Festival Pass: All 5 shows for $99

LEARN MORE

For full Festival details, including information about Koresh’s Come Together Dance Workshop Series, click HERE, or FOLLOW THE FESTIVAL!

Buy Tickets

*To become a Young Friend of Koresh and receive member benefits, contact Rachael at rachael@koreshdance.org or 215.751.0959. Click HERE for details!

For more information about the Koresh Dance Company and School, visit koreshdance.org.

As an organization that sustains a touring company, a school and outreach programs, Koresh Dance Company truly has become an establishment that is vital to the community. Whether on the road or at home, Koresh is making it known to the world that Philadelphia fosters creativity and artistic excellence. 

Photos by Bicking Photography.

DANCE/USA PHILADELPHIA’S NEW STAGES FOR DANCE INITIATIVE

Philadelphia Theatre Company’s Suzanne Roberts Theatre is a partnering venue in Dance/USA Philadelphia’s New Stages for Dance Initiative. Leadership Support for the New Stages for Dance Initiative is provided by MetLife Foundation.

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