EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Dance Calendar for the entire month of January 2018. If your productions are not listed in this calendar, please e-mail the SHOW TITLE(S), DATE(S), LOCATION(S), and the name of the PRESENTER(S) to RobertM748@aol.com, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS — with CAPTIONS and PHOTO CREDITS — to that address. (Our “snail mail” address is Triangle Review, 1828 Honeysuckle Road #13, Raleigh, NC 27609-6220.)
Jan. 11-13, 18-20: Nicola Bullock in Imago (Durham Independent Dance Artists at The Fruit [Durham Fruit & Produce Co.] in Durham).
Jan. 16: MLK Birthday Celebration: He Was a Poem, He Was a Song, featuring performances by the UNC Gospel Choir, UNC Ebony Reader’s Onyx Theatre (EROT), the UNC Opeyo! Dance Company, Just Dance! Academy, and more (Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History at UNC-Chapel Hill).
Jan. 16-17: Shen Yun Performing Arts: 5,000 Years of Civilization Reborn (Shen Yun Performing Arts in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).
Jan. 19-20: Lysistrata (N.C. Central University Department of Theatre & Dance Black Box Student Production in University Theatre in NCCU’s Farrison-Newton Communications Building in Durham).
Jan. 20-21: SHADE, followed by LIT (premiere) and GOWN (premiere) (Black Irish | Avant Garde Movement at the Cary Arts Center in Cary).
Jan. 30-31: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Carolina Performing Arts in Memorial Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).
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