Valencia’s Summer Dance Concert Set for July 12-13 on East Campus

Orlando, FL – Valencia College will hold its annual Valencia Dance Summer Repertory Concert on July 12 and 13 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 dance performance majors.

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 Valencia Summer Dance Institute dancers include: Lesley Brasseux Rodgers, artistic director for Valencia Dance and Valencia dance faculty; Robert Kelley, Valencia dance alumnus; and Princess Israel-Cooper, Jendayi Phillips and Kiley Sandh, current Valencia dance performance majors.

Choreographers for the Valencia dance majors include: Jeanne Travers, dance professor at the University of South Florida; Kevin Veiga, dance professor and dance coordinator at Prince George’s Community College in Maryland; Eric Yow, artistic director of Yow Dance, an Orlando-based modern dance company and Central Florida Community Arts’ director of dance; Jessica Smith, Valencia dance performance alumna and a member of the Valencia dance faculty; Emily Cordell, Valencia dance performance alumna and former member of Valencia dance faculty; Amanda Cox, dance educator and the director of the dance company at University High School; and Lesley Brasseux Rodgers, artistic director for Valencia Dance and Valencia dance faculty.

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.