Valencia Spring Dance Concert to Salute College’s 50th Anniversary

Valencia College will hold its Annual Spring Dance Concert on March 24 and 25 at 8 p.m. in Valencia’s East Campus Performing Arts Center. The event is part of Valencia College’s 50th anniversary celebration.

The concert, which highlights the work of guest choreographers and Valencia faculty members, features student, faculty and guest dancers performing modern dance and ballet.

In honor of Valencia’s 50th anniversary, the performance will include two pieces previously presented:  “Gaîté Parisienne,” choreographed by Valencia artistic director Lesley Brasseux Rodgers and previously presented in 2005 and 2011; and “The Envelope,” choreographed by David Parsons and previously presented in 2010. Additionally, the concert will include “Chukchi,” a work by modern dance choreographer Jon Lehrer.

Valencia dance alumni will be performing in “Gaîté Parisienne” alongside current dance majors.

Ticket prices are $12 for the general public and $10 for Valencia employees, students, alumni and senior citizens. Tickets are $6 for children ages 12 and under. Current Valencia College students will be admitted free with a current Valencia College I.D.

For more ticket information, go to or call the box office at 407-582-2900.

Valencia’s East Campus is located at 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail in Orlando.