CONTACT: Jana Marcus, Marketing & Communications
jamarcus [at] cabrillo.edu
April 26, 2010
Aptos, CA— After sold out performances of last winter’s dance concert, the Cabrillo College Dance Department is proud to present student choreographers and more than one hundred dancers, who will performing in the Spring Dance Concert at Cabrillo College’s Crocker Theater.
The concert will feature choreography by both students and performers from throughout Santa Cruz County, who will showcase their skills and passion for movement, from lyrical elegance to rhythmic dynamism. Performed works draw from a wide range of dance styles such as Hip Hop, Contemporary/Modern, Ballet, Latin, African, Musical Theatre and more. Cabrillo faculty members Amy Farhood, Christy Funsch and Sharon Took-Zozaya will premiere works in the evening’s line-up.
Both the Roberta Bristol Award and the Tandy Beal Scholarship will be presented at Friday evening’s performance. The Roberta Bristol Award, named after the Dance Department’s founding faculty member, to a student who has shown dedicated service and contribution to the dance department as well as immense talent in the field of dance. The Tandy Beal Scholarship is given to encourage an aspiring first-year dance student to complete their studies.
What: The Cabrillo Spring Dance Concert
When: Friday and Saturday , May 21-22 at 8:00p.m., Sunday, May 23 at 3:00 p.m.
Where: Cabrillo Crocker Theater, 6500 Soquel Drive, Aptos
Tickets: $12 General, $10 Students/Seniors, $8 Student Activity Card
Reservations: (831) 479-6331
About Cabrillo College
Cabrillo College is a leading California community college serving Santa Cruz County with locations in Aptos, Scotts Valley and Watsonville. It is ranked #1 in transfers to UC Santa Cruz. Founded in 1959, the college offers more than 100 academic and career technology programs that serve multiple educational goals such as A.A. and A.S. degrees, certificates of achievement, skills certificates, transfer to four-year institutions or for lifelong learning and personal enrichment. Its mission is to enhance the intellectual, cultural and economic vitality of its diverse community by assisting all students in their quest for lifelong learning and success in an ever-changing world.