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Willamette University Theatre Presents: "Art In Action"

Willamette University Theatre will present its annual spring dance concert - "Art in Action." Combining performances in modern dance with humorous interpretations of classical ballet, "Art in Action" explores themes of the human condition sometimes going a little over the edge.

Running for only one weekend, "Art in Action" previews on March 8 at 8:00 p.m. Evening performances are on March 9 and 10 at 8:00 p.m., with a Sunday matinee on March 11 at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for evening shows and $8 for matinees. Student and senior tickets are $6 for all shows. The preview show is half price. For ticket reservations, please contact the box office at 503-370-6221. For additional information, contact Jen Druback, Willamette University Theatre publicity manager, at 503-370-6222.

Kimberly Christensen, artistic director for the concert, has been the dance instructor at Willamette University for five years. She also teaches at the University of Oregon and danced with the Van Ummersen Dance Company. This year's guest choreographer, Walter Kennedy, was a principal dancer and master teacher for nearly 20 years with the internationally acclaimed Lewitzky Dance Company. Prof. Clay Everett and Willamette student Lindsay Linx Alexanderson '02 will be creating the lighting design.

04-19-2001