Dramatic. Striking. Awe-Inspiring. EDE’s newest program Red, Hot and Blue is a stunning collection of repertory by nationally-recognized choreographers that have set new works on the versatile EDE dancers. The program includes works by the renowned choreographers Ron de Jesus, Lauren Edson, Harrison McEldowney, and artistic director Laurie Eisenhower, among others. Consequently, this program expresses a diverse range of artistic viewpoints from virtuosic movement pieces to innovative comedy and soulful introspection. Age-appropriate programming and repertory selections can be designed for particular audiences. Approximately 1 3/4 hours in length with intermission. Available for touring in Fall 2013. Click on the image for a video preview.
The Motor City’s premier dance company celebrates the music that made Motown famous in a razzle-dazzle evening of dance and music! Playful, humorous, and wonderfully theatrical, the performers will have you dancing in your seats – and out into the streets! Approximately 1 3/4 hours in length with intermission. Always available for touring. Click on the image for a video preview.
In honor of the 100th anniversary of Igor Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring, Eisenhower Dance Ensemble has mounted a lavish production in collaboration with the Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival. The touring production can be performed with taped music or in collaboration with local musicians. “…an inventive production that aimed high and often soared higher.” -Detroit Free Press- The Rite of Spring is performed with other dances from EDE’s repertory for a program length of approximately 1 3/4 hours with intermission. Available for touring in Fall 2013. Click on the image for a video preview.