Valencia’s Summer Dance Concert Set for July 15-16

Monday, June 27, 2016

Orlando, FL – Valencia College will hold its annual Valencia Dance Summer Repertory Concert on July 15 and 16 at 8 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center at Valencia’s East Campus.

Doors open at 7:30 p.m.

The concert will showcase the work of high-school students who participate in the Valencia Summer Dance Institute, as well as Valencia College dancers.

The Valencia Summer Dance Institute is a four-week program that provides low-cost instruction to high-school students from Central Florida. Participating students are given the opportunity to work with college and guest instructors.

Choreographers for the Valencia dance majors include: Jeanne Travers and John Parks, dance professors at the University of South Florida; Kevin Veiga, dance professor at Daytona State College; Eric Yow, artistic director of Yow Dance, an Orlando-based modern dance company; and Emily Cordell and Jessica Smith, Valencia dance alumnae.

Choreographers for Valencia Summer Dance Institute dancers include: Kiley Sandh, current Valencia dance major; Jade Scott McCartney, current Valencia dance major; Yvona Gonzalez and Payton Hinton, Valencia dance alumnae; and Lesley Brasseux Rodgers, artistic director of Valencia Dance Theatre.

Ticket prices are $12 for the general public and $10 for senior citizens and Valencia College students, faculty and staff.

The East Campus is located at 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail in Orlando. For more information and tickets, please visit or call the box office at 407-582-2900.

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