Dance comes to Museum of Glass on July 27, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., as Dance Theatre Northwest Artistic Director Melanie Kirk-Stauffer presents a lecture demonstration accompanied by classical and contemporary ballet and jazz dance, music, costume and slides highlighting the glass artistry of Benjamin Moore, Dick Weiss, Ben Edols, Kelly Knickerbocker, Richard Royal and Dante Marioni. Featured performers include Katie Neumann and Chhay Mam who will dance two pieces choreographed in response to MOG exhibition artwork.
This event is free with museum admission. MOG is located at 1801 Dock St. Tacoma, WA 98402-3217.
Dance Theatre Northwest is a 501c3 regional performing company and school based in University Place, at 2811 Bridgeport Way W., Ste. 24. DTN is committed to making dance as an important art form accessible to individuals and groups and to assisting future dancers and artists. DTN is currently offering ballet, jazz, tap, musical theatre, stretch, conditioning, dance exercise classes and performance opportunities for adults, teens and children. For more information visit http://www.DTNW.org or call 253-778-6534.