EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Dance Calendar for the entire month of April 2019. 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.)
April 2: Batsheva Dance Company in Venezuela (Carolina Performing Arts in Memorial Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).
April 6: Lucky Plush Productions in Rooming House (NC State LIVE in Stewart Theatre in NCSU’s Talley Student Center in Raleigh).
April 11-12: NCSU Dance Company Concert (NCSU Dance Company in Stewart Theatre on the third floor of NCSU’s Talley Student Center in Raleigh).
April 11-14: Monet Impressions, featuring Lynne Taylor-Corbett’s Picnic on the Grass and Robert Weiss’ The Gardens of Giverny (Carolina Ballet in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).
April 12-14: DanceWorks (Meredith College Dance in the Jones Auditorium in Raleigh).
April 13: Derek Hough Live! The Tour (Durham Performing Arts Center). Second Opinion.
April 13: Sleeping Beauty (Carolina Youth Ballet in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).
April 13-14: Luminescence, with special guest Joseph C. Wiggan (North Carolina Youth Tap Ensemble at The Carolina Theatre of Durham).
April 13-14: Spring Dance Concert (N.C. Central University Department of Theatre and Dance in the University Theatre in the Farrison-Newton Communications Building in Durham).
April 18-20: Untitled, with guest artists Blakeney Bullock, Lilumnia, Caitlyn Swett, Ginger Wagg, Luciann Waldrup, Ash Williams, Widow (Angel Vitacolonna), Brandon Woods, and Megan Yanqui (Paideia at The Scrap Exchange in Durham, presented as part of the Durham Independent Dance Artists’ fifth season).
April 24-25: Shamel Pitts’ Black Velvet: Architectures and Archetypes and Bobbi Jene Smith’s A Study on Effort (Carolina Performing Arts in CURRENT ArtSpace + Studio at UNC-Chapel Hill).
April 27: Performance Done Our Way: An Afternoon of Accessible Music, Theatre, and Dance, hosted by North Carolina Theatre artistic director Eric Woodall and featuring ShaLeigh Dance Works, in partnership with Davian Johnson (Arts Access, Inc. at The Cary Theater in Cary).
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