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'Dance Emerge' showcases Muhlenberg choreographers

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in Focus

The Muhlenberg Theatre & Dance Department presents "Dance Emerge," a showcase for dance works created by emerging choreographers, April 18 - 21, Studio Theatre, Trexler Pavilion for Theatre & Dance, Muhlenberg College, 2400 Chew St., Allentown.

"Dance Emerge" showcases 14 choreographers and 60 dancers from the department's dance program, with costume and lighting by the department's professional staff.

Jeffrey Peterson and Teresa VanDenend Sorge are co-artistic directors for the concert.

"The choreographers have developed mature works that ultimately explore elements of the human experience, including themes of loss, community and celebration," said VanDenend Sorge. "An eclectic array of innovative choreography, the concert will run the gamut from contemplation to exaltation."

Performances are at 8 p.m. April 18, 19; 2, 8 p.m. April 20; and 8 p.m. April 21.

Tickets: muhlenberg. edu/dance, 484-664-3333