the lowdown FESTIVALS:

August 6 WanderlustDance Project Started in 2016 by dancer and choreographerAddisonHolmes, Wanderlustwas born out of a need for artists of different companies to come together in their off-season of summer, for one beautiful evening of dance!Wanderlust provides opportunities to professionals, and pre- professional dancers ages 15+, pairing themwith both local and national choreographers.August 6, 7:30 |Majestic TheatreDallas, 1925ElmSt.Dallas, TX75201 | $35-$85 |

October 27-29 DanceGallery Festival TheDanceGallery Festival partneredwith SamHouston StateUniversity in 2009 and haswelcomedAndyNoble asAssociateArtisticDirector in 2011.As a part of this partnership, SamHouston StateUniversity offers paid guest artist residencies to select participating companies. These one-week residencies include choreographing a newwork on Sam Houston’s upper-level students to be performed on their fall concert as well as teaching technique and choreography classes.Ajuried panel comprised of SamHouston faculty and area artistswill select the resi- dent artists. Past recipients includeEnzoCelli ofCelliContemporary Ballet, LaurenEdson,Marcus JarrellWillis,AmyCain andDawn Dippel ofRevolveDanceCompany, andMauriceCausey; former dancer withNDT andBallet Frankfurt |SHSUPerformingArtsCenter, 815 17th StreetHuntsville, TX

October 6-8 254Dance Festival {254}DANCE-FEST strives to bring professional and pre-professional contemporarymovement ideas toCentral Texas. The hope is to provide the local audiencewith exposure to artists pushing the limits of contemporary and classical dance. {254}DANCE-FEST is facilitated throughWacoCulturalArts Fest andOutOn a LimbDanceCompany.

August 3-5 Dance Co-op This summer intensive is open to advanced and professional dancers whowant to expand their craft through collaboration and exchange. Co-directors ofBRDCand internationally recognized guest artistswill teach a diverse range of classes in contemporary dance technique, improvisation, and composition.Dance Co-op also features an evening dance andmusic jamaswell as performances byBRDCand guest artists - all open to the public! The 2017Guest TeachingArtists include: Brittany ThetfordDeveau (NobleMotion), SophieRog (GROUND SERIES), and Jose Zamora (CholoRock). Four classes a day, an opening jam, performance, and opportunities to connectwith your regional dance scene.Don’tmiss out!


BalletEnsemble ofTexas August 13th, 2-4pm TheNutcracker and additional repertoire for the Spring Season. BalletAcademy of Texas, 145 FitnessCourt,Coppell, TX75019 |

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8&1DanceCo. August 6, 6pm Join 8&1Dallas for our 2017 Fall/Winter Season!Open audition for the fall season of our 8&1Dance ProfessionalCompany and 8&1Dance Apprentice Program RowlettDanceAcademy, 8405 LakeviewPkwy, Ste 240,Rowlett, TX


Social dances/Addison Practice your Latin dance every Tuesday night atChicho’s Peruvian Restaurant inAddison, 3957Belt LineRd,Addison, TX75001 |

Social dances/Carrollton North Texas TraditionalDance Society holdsContraDance/English Dance events on Saturday evening atmultiple locations inDallas, Carrollton, Irving, and FortWorth | 972.546.8858 |

Social dances/Dallas The LatinoCulturalCenter holds Senior LineDancing classes the last Thursday of everymonth from10am- 12pm. LatinoCulturalCenter, 2600 LiveOak,Dallas, TX75204 | 214.671.0045 |

BallroomDance Party, presented byUSADanceDallas has two venues, SammonsCenter for the arts and SokolHall onmultipleweekends. Please seeweb site for times and

Swing dances areheld everyWednesdaynight at the Sons ofHermann Hall, 3414ElmStreet,Dallas | 214.747.4422 |

IrishDanceClubmeets the second Sunday of everymonth from3pm- 6pmat TrinityHallDallas. Come out and dancewith the TrinityHall Session Players | 972.377.3669 |

Social dances/FortsWorth FortWorth SwingDance Society holds a swing dance event every Thursday at the FortWorthCommunityArtsCenter from8pm- 11:30pm|

Southside PreservationAssociation holds SwingNight every Tuesday andBigBandNight on the 1st Friday of everymonth | Southside PreservationHall, 1519 Lipscomb Street, FortWorth | 817.926.2800 |

Social dances/Denton DentonCelticDancers holds aCommunityDanceClass every Sunday from5-7pmat the Patterson-AppletonArtsCenter,EmaRuthRussell Rehearsal Studio |


DanceCouncil ofNorthTexasMix andMingle Sunday,August 27 3-5pm|KDStudios 2600North Stemmons Frwy#117Dallas, TX75207

DANCE!NORTHTEXAS a publication of the dance council of north texas vol. 20 • no. 3

RichlandCollege FallDanceAuditions August 25, 12-2pm Placement for performance in fall dance concert RichlandCollegeDance Program, 12800AbramsRoad, Dallas, TX75243, StudioGO27 |

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