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Dancing Among the Paintings

Dancing Among the Paintings

(January 19, 1999)

Susan Rose and Dancers, a contemporary dance company, will perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, and Thursday, Feb. 11, at the Riverside Art Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave. The company is under the direction of Susan Rose, a member of the dance faculty at the University of California, Riverside.

Rose will be joined by fellow UCR faculty member Wendy Rogers in a co-choreographed duet titled "Delivering the Paper," a danced version of an academic conference paper. Also on the program will be group pieces featuring dancers Kelli King, Eric Lorico, John Medina, Jeanna Shelton, and Jennifer Twilley.

Previously, Rose was a guest choreographer with the Lewitzky Company. Her work has also been seen at Highways, a dance center in Los Angeles, and as part of the Dance Kaleidoscope series.

Rose directed a touring company for 13 years at Jacob's Pillow, a well-known dance center in Massachusetts, before joining the UCR faculty. The performance is presented by Miracle Artistic Productions and the UCR Department of Dance. Admission is $5. Further information is available from the UCR Department of Dance, (909) 787-5424.

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