Posting Date: August 17, 2009
KSU Program in Dance announces 2009-10 student choreographers
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by 2008-2009 student choreographer Myles Johnson
Morgan Carlisle and Shawn Evangelista were selected by a panel of to serve as the 2009-10 student choreographers for the KSU Dance Company. Both students will create original works this fall that will be performed at the American College Dance Festival in March 2010 at Middle Tennessee State University.
On Friday, Aug. 14, students adjudicated sample works that were created over the summer for ACDF consideration. Students who were not selected have the option of developing the sample works as part of their senior projects next spring. All the presented works will be performed in their completed form at the spring dance concert on April 23-24, 2010.
The KSU Dance Company has established a regional and national reputation through recognition received at the American College Dance Festival. The company was selected to perform at the ACDF regional gala concerts in 2007, 2008 and 2009. In 2008, the company was selected to represent the southeast at the nationals in New York City. The company also performs annually at the prestigious Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center and tours other local and regional venues as part of its outreach program.