Join Shapiro & Smith Dance as they celebrate their 30th Anniversary Season at The Cowles Center. Featuring some of the company's greatest hits (like Bolero, Moonlight, and Burning Air) and a world premiere by Joanie Smith, the program features the incredible combination of humor, artistry, and emotional depth that Shapiro & Smith Dance has become known for.
Moving Narratives in Latin Dance, hosted by choreographer Giselle Mejia, featuring guest speakers René Thompson (Afro-Cuban of Havana), Yeniel Chini Perez (Afro-Cuban of Matanzas), Leo Paixao (Afro-Brazilian of Salvador), Maria Isa (Afro-Puerto Rican of Loíza), and Mejia (Afro-Ecuadorian of Esmeraldas).
Momentum is among the most popular platforms of emerging choreographic talent in the Twin Cities. Featuring two new works each evening, the series highlights an exciting next generation of dance creators.