The Point B Dance Company is a contemporary dance company specializing in contemporary, lyrical, hip hop and jazz dance. In its 11th year, they strive to blend commercial and concert dance to create engaging performances within unique presentations and venues. Audiences will cry, laugh, and be moved. Don't miss a performance!!
POINT B DANCE COMPANY SPRING 2019
The Point B Dance Choreographer's Carnival will be held on Saturday, May 4th and will focus on commercial-based dance, emphasizing the development of strong performance skills and focusing primarily on the entertainment aspect of dance. Dancers interested in performing in the carnival will commit to weekly rehearsals and classes. This program is designed for experienced dancers who are seeking performance opportunities and are looking to further their development of dance in a collaborative and supportive atmosphere.
Auditions held February 2nd and 3rd 2019. (for more details - email firstname.lastname@example.org)
Audition Classes - Saturday, Feb. 2nd
1:00-1:30pm Taylor Flory Intermediate/Advanced Tap Audition Class ($5)
1:30-2:00pm Taylor Flory Intermediate/Advanced Contemporary ($5)
2:00-3:00pm Mikaila Morgan Advanced Contemporary ($10)
3:00-4:00pm Candice Townsend Multi-Level Class with emphasis on Hip Hop ($10)
Audition Classes - Sunday, Feb. 3rd
10:00-11:00am Deena Schaumburg Advanced Jazz ($10)
11:00-12:00pm Cathy Patterson Intermediate/Advanced Contemporary ($10)
12:00-1:00pm Sammi Hayes Advanced Contemporary/Jazz ($10)
1:00-2:00pm Jennifer Walker Intermediate Contemporary Fusion ($10)
POINT B DANCE COMPANY FALL 2018
The Point B Dance Company focuses on concert-based dance in the fall, emphasizing the development of a strong technical foundation and the artistic value of dance. Company members will commit to weekly rehearsals, in addition to numerous performance opportunities throughout the semester. This program is designed for experienced dancers who are seeking performance opportunities and are looking to further their development of dance in a collaborative and supportive atmosphere.
The Point B Dance Fall 2018 Company has been cast.
FALL 2018 PERFORMANCES
The Point B Dance Company is acclaimed for its authentically thought-provoking performances that stir personal reflection and inspiration. RAW is new for 2018 and reveals riveting performances by its company members. Performed in three sections, RAW touches upon human emotions, interactions, and relationships.
The Five Tears - created 2018 This piece explores physiological state, safety, belonging/love, self-esteem, and self-actualization as the primary human necessities for happiness.
PSA - created 2018 Today's Public Service Announcements serve to illuminate some of the issues we face as a culture. Paired with multimedia presentations, this section hopes to inspire change.
At The Table - created 2018 This final piece celebrates gratitude in a beautifully moving expression of love and life.
The inspiration of dark, thrilling tales is the catalyst for the Point B Dance Company's program - "Nocturne". This production consists of three sections - new as well as updated works - of the Point B Dance Company directed by Cathy Patterson. "Nocturne" is a great way to begin the Halloween Season.
Urban Legends - created 2018 Bedtime Stories is a new work that explores thrilling stories told at slumber parties and camp outs. Stories such as "The Vanishing Hitchhiker" and "Dare" take on a new flare as explored through dance.
Salem - created 2015 Travel back to the turbulent time of mass hysteria of the Salem Witchcraft Trials when extremism, false accusations, and intolerance ended in executions of innocent people.
Dark Arts - created 2018 Improvisational work inspired by Shakespeare, Dickinson, Munch, and Millas.
Pandora's Box - created 2014 To Open or Not...that is the question. This story in Greek Mythology is a deeper look into the evils of the present day, and the hope that Pandora's Box, even though opened, will not remain a curse to mankind.
POINT B DANCE COMPANY FALL 2018
- Oct 6th, 2018 - "Nocturne" City Stage at Union Station
- November 16th, 2018 - "Raw" at Lawrence Arts Center
- December 2018 - "Dance Princess Dance" at Castle Tea Room