Dance Performance: Philadanco! The Philadelphia Dance Company

Event Details

February 6, 2020
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Admission: 
$25-45; Five College Students and Youth 17 and Under: $10-$15

The Philadelphia-based dance company returns to UMass Amherst in celebration of its 50 years as one of the premiere African-American dance companies, presenting iconic Philadanco works as well as new choreography that highlights their continued engagement with today's most important social issues. Among the new work is 2018's Endangered Species, a heart-wrenching piece that takes on police violence towards African-American males.

Pre-performance talk in the lobby at 6:30 p.m.

Event Category

Dance Dance Performance