Upcoming Area Events

Iowa Dance 2016: Dancing our Visions
The Iowa Dance Festival's 10th Anniversary line up will include an opening reception, performances in public spaces, workshops and a celebration of Dance for the Camera in multiple venues in downtown Iowa City—April 29 & ­30, 2016.

For the 7th consecutive year InterDance, in collaboration with numerous Iowa artists will participate in National Dance Week and International Dance Day, celebrations that take place all over the world. This year we will present “Iowa Dance 2013: Dancing Our Visions” at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts, April 27, 2013, 8PM.

Among the featured artists are Champagne Academy of Irish Dance, Sampradaya Dance Troupe, The Imani! Dancers, Edith Ballet Academy, Ballet Quad Cities Joan Gonwa and Dancers, University of Northern Iowa Dance Department, City Ballet of Iowa,  Kahraman Dance, Travelers, TranscenDance, Combined Efforts Dance Theatre, Brekke Dance Center, and Farida of Kahraman.  Mark the dates on your calendar and enjoy traditional and innovative new works by Iowa artists.

For more information, visit the website: http://iowadance.org/

 

 

ScreenDance: A genre of dance made exclusively for the camera, in which dance/movement is the central theme of the story, becoming the primary expressive element in the work.

 This year marks the First International Iowa ScreenDance Festival, part of the 10th Iowa Dance Festival at Film Scene on April 30th, 12:00 pm. This adjudicated process received 92 entries from 24 different countries and 15 from the USA this year. Come watch the chosen Dance Films. 

 For more information about ScreenDance, visit the website: http://screendance.eloybarragan.com/

 

 

Flyover Fashion Fest -  Presented by the Iowa Fashion Project and the Iowa City Downtown District
Friday, May 6 - Saturday, May 7

Flyover Fashion Fest is a new 2 day celebration of fashion, ideas and music from Iowa and beyond. Admission will get you access to panels, parties, runway events, and more.  Enjoy live musical performances from Le Youth and Mansions on the Moon and be part of something new in the Cultural Corridor.   Get your tickets here


 

 

              Iowa City Sunset Salsa 
                                                 
Sunset Salsa- Iowa City is a FREE Salsa Dancing event that takes place at Pedmall (fountain area) from 6-10 PM. Sessions will take place on the second Saturday of the month, starting May 14, 2016. Join us for dancing and music all night in the most beautiful downtown around!

For more information visit the Facebook page:  www.facebook.com/Sunset-Salsa-Iowa-City-Cedar-Rapids-Corridor-550598461636367/


                           

 
 
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