Free dance performance coming to University Hospital

April 10, 2019  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

U-M dance students (photograph by Kirk Donaldson).

The U-M Department of Dance First-Year Touring Company (FYTC) has a 30-year tradition of performing in the Ann Arbor community.

Directed by associate professor Robin Wilson, the FYTC is a central part of the curriculum of all first-year dance majors.

This 2019 season-opening performance features the premiere of a new work by New York City-based Summation Dance Company choreographers Sumi Clements and Taryn Vander Hoop; Rainbow Etude based on Donald McKayle’s 1959 masterwork Rainbow Round My Shoulder; and works by student choreographers Sherry Lin, Sally Butin and Shea Carponter-Broderick.

Check it out for yourself or look for livestream video of the performance on the Gifts of Art Facebook page.

What: Gifts of Art free performance

When: Noon – 1 p.m., Thursday, April 11

Where: University Hospital Main Lobby, Floor 1