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Dance Performances​

Tickets sell out quickly for these performances. Listed prices are for advance general admission. Price at door is an additional $2. Advance tickets are highly recommended and may be purchased online (smc.edu/eventsinfoor in person at the SMC Events Office (Theatre Arts Complex, SMC Main Campus; limited hours). A modest service charge applies. For details, please call the SMC Events Box Office Department at (310) 434-3005 or check our website (smc.edu/dance). 

Plan to arrive 20 minutes before curtain. No late seating!


DANCE DEPARTMENT OPEN HOUSE

Come meet SMC's Dance faculty, watch students perform, and learn about our programs, performance opportunities, and the Dance major. For more information, please see smc.edu/dance or call (310) 434-3467.

Thu, August 31 | 11:30 a.m. | Free | CPC 304​​

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Synapse Dance Theater

Synapse Dance Theater SMC Contemporary Dance Ensemble

Jae Lee and Mark Tomasic, Artistic Directors. Synapse Dance Theater—SMC's contemporary dance ensemble for more than 40 years—showcases new works by guest and faculty artists, as well as student choreographers. Styles include Contemporary Ballet, Modern, Postmodern, and Jazz, as well as Hip Hop, Fusion, and more! See smc.edu/dance for details.

Sat, November 4 | 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. | $22/$20

Sun, November 5 | 7:30 p.m. | $22/$20

The Broad Stage at SMC Performing Arts Center​


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Global Motion

​Global Motion SMC World Dance Company

Raquel Ramirez and Sri Susilowati, Artistic Directors. Come experience the excitement and learn about other cultures through performances by SMC dancers showcasing world dance styles—including West African, Flamenco, Ballet, Asian, French Neoclassical, Mexican Folklórico, Salsa, and more! Please see smc.edu/dance for details.

Sat, November 18 | 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. | $22/$20

Sun, November 19 | 7:30 p.m. | $22/$20

The Broad Stage at SMC Performing Arts Center​



Masters of Dance Series

You are invited to attend and participate in our exciting FREE series of lectures and master classes featuring experts in the field of dance. Sponsored by the SMC Associates (smc.edu/associatesand SMC Dance Department. Please see smc.edu/dance or call (310) 434-3467 for more information. Space is limited, so plan to arrive early. Seating is strictly on a first-arrival basis.

Seating is strictly on a first-arrival basis.



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Michel Gervais

Ballet

Canadian Michel Gervais studied with the Ida Sauvé Dance Studios, Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal, and National Ballet School of Canada, and has danced with Feld Ballet/NY, Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal, Theatre Ballet of Canada, National Dance Theatre of Bermuda, Ontario Ballet Theatre, Sacramento Ballet, Ballet Pacifica, and California Riverside Ballet. Gervais will present a blend of all ballet techniques, and concentrate on proper alignment, fluidity, and understanding of basic classical ballet techniques. If participating, wear appropriate attire for classical ballet.

Wed, October 25 | 12:30 p.m. | Free | CPC 304 & 308

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Amy Morrow

Gaga

Note: This master class is not open for observation. Amy Morrow is a teacher and choreographer who founded AM Arts, launched the TBX [Toolbox Series], and hosted 19 international workshops and collaborations, including professional development in Gaga, Counter Technique® certified directly under Ohad Naharin, Dance Film, Music & Improvisation with Idan Sharabi & Dancers, Dance Technology with Jason Akira Somma, and performance development with Deborah Hay. Morrow will explore Gaga, the signature style of movement language that was developed by Naharin while with the Batsheva Dance Company. If participating, wear black on black dancewear.

Thu, November 16 | 10:15 a.m. | Free  
CPC 304 & 308 

​There is a $1.00 per ticket service charge, a credit card fee of 3.5% and a Vendini ticketing fee. Please see below fees that apply to online orders:

Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted.

Ticket Price
Fees
Example: Tickets purchased --
$00.00 - $9.99
3.5% + $1.50
1 General Admission $9.99 x 3.5% credit card fee = $10.34 + $1.50 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $12.84 Total ticket sale.
$10.00 - $19.99
3.5% + $2.00
1 General Admission $10.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $10.35 + $2.00 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $13.35 Total ticket sale.
$20.00 - $29.99
3.5% + $2.50
1 General Admission $20.00 x 3.5% credit card = $20.70 + $2.50 Vendini online ticketing fee +$1.00 service charge = $24.20 Total ticket sale.
$30.00 - $39.99
3.5% + $3.00
1 General Admission $30.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $31.05 + $3.00 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $35.05 Total ticket sale.
$40.00 - UP
3.5% + $3.50
1 General Admission $40.00 x 3.5% credit card fee = $41.40 + $3.50 Vendini online ticketing fee + $1.00 service charge = $45.90 Total ticket sale.

                                                                  

                                                                     

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