The DC Contemporary Dance Theatre / El Teatro de Danza Contemporanea
December 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating indefinitely
Saturday, December 2 at 8pm
Sunday, December 3 at 7pm
Founded in 1984 by Artistic Director Miya Hisaka, The DC Contemporary Dance Theatre / El Teatro de Danza Contemporanea builds DC’s rich foundation of multicultural repertory dance by providing quality programs as well as performance and training opportunities for outstanding young talent. The company’s work has spanned two continents and three decades, dedicated to excellence in concert dance and diverse, internationally recognized choreography. This season features works by Kevin Iega Jeff, Lloyd Whitmore and Francisco Castillo, among others.
This season, the Company honors their mentors and celebrates their Central American roots with pieces by former Associate Artistic Director Lloyd Whitmore, Founder / Co-director Francisco Castillo and Artistic Director Miya Hisaka. DCCDT also presents “Intermezzo”, a passionate duet by Gloria Contreras reflecting the Company’s extensive history with classical ballet in Latin America, danced by guest artist Fidel Garcia and Wanyi Ng.
Header photo courtesy of the artist.
$20 Artists and College Students and Children (17 & Under)
Advanced Sales – ends one week prior to performance weekend
$25 Advanced Sales Admission