Dance lovers and performers alike are invited to Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi for the 18th Annual Bailando Dance Festival, taking place Thursday, October 5th through Saturday, October 7th.
The festival will feature three dance concerts, including:
Two adjudication concerts (Thursday, October 5th and Friday, October 6th), which will showcase choreographers from all over the state of Texas and their works. Both concerts will start at 7:30 PM in the Performing Arts Center (6300 Ocean Drive).
A Gala Concert will take place on Saturday, October 7th at 7:30 PM and is the culmination of the Bailando International Dance Festival weekend. The concert will include those companies and studios whose pieces are invited to perform based on superior critiques from the panel of judges. There will also be performances by the host companies, C.C. Concert Ballet and TAMU-CC Island Dance Company, as well as this year's Guest Artists, Ad Deum Dance Company, Ballet Austin, NobleMotion Dance Company and IMAGODANZA – Costa Rica.
There will also be several master classes offered during the day on Friday, Oct. 6th and Saturday, Oct. 7th.
The festival is open to the public and ticket are prices are $12 for general admission, $7.50 for students and $5 for Texas A&M-Corpus Christi students with their SandDollar$ ID. The Gala Concert General Admission ticket is $18.
To learn more about the Bailando Dance Festival, see a schedule for the Master Classes or to purchase tickets, visit www.ccbailando.com.
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