On the Move
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 8:00pm (7:30pm Prelude)
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 2:00pm (1:30pm Prelude)
Varner Recital Hall-Oakland University
2200 N Squirrel Rd, Rochester, MI 48309
Tickets: $18 general admission, $10 students
Box Office: Tickets are available at the Varner Box Office, open Tuesday – Saturday, 3-6 p.m. and one hour before performances. Purchase general admission tickets by phone (248) 370-3013 or at starticketsplus.com with no service fee.
Experience the best of contemporary dance at Eisenhower Dance Ensemble’s dazzling season opener! Known for its virtuosic athleticism and creative artistry, the Midwest’s premier contemporary dance company will present an exhilarating program that includes a premiere work by choreographer Lauren Edson, the revival of Harrison McEldowney’s hilarious Dance Sport and special guest performers Hardcore Detroit and OU’s Repertory Dance Company. This annual production is a must-see event!
Friday, December 7, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. (Prelude with EDE Center student companies at 7:15 p.m.)
Seligman Performing Arts Center, Beverly Hills, MI
Tickets: $18 Regular, $14 Senior, $10 Students
Box Office: 248-559-2095
Join EDE for its annual December production of innovative dance. Spend an exhilarating evening with EDE and see our latest premiere dances and audience favorites, including Stephanie Pizzo’s Taking Back and artistic director Laurie Eisenhower’s Songs Without Words. Come see what all the excitement is about when this awe-inspiring company takes the stage!
Red, Hot and Blue
Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. (Prelude with EDE Center for Dance Student Companies at 6:30 p.m.)
Detroit Opera House
1526 Broadway Detroit, MI
Box Office: (313) 237-7464 or visit the Detroit Opera House website.
Passion, intimacy, tenderness, humor, power, virtuosity, and daring are all words to describe Red, Hot and Blue, a collection of dances by four choreographers. Laurie Eisenhower, Michael Foley, Harrison McEldowney, and Stephanie Pizzo will present their choreography in an evening of non-stop connections, drama, momentum, and force. The evocative choreography and technically brilliant EDE dancers combine to create an evening that is both powerful and compelling.
With stunning technique and innovative choreography, Eisenhower Dance Ensemble has been captivating audiences for over two decades. Body to Body is an eclectic and entertaining program by an array of nationally renowned choreographers, which showcases the dynamic power of the EDE dancers. This wonderfully theatrical evening will feature a premiere by internationally renowned choreographer, Ron De Jesus. Come see why EDE was voted Detroit’s Best Dance Company!