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Calendar Pick: MERGENCE

Credit: Jason Thrasher

The UGA Department of Dance presents MERGENCE, its spring faculty concert, over the course of several days. Showcasing 11 different works choreographed by staff and guests, the performances vary from classical ballet to contemporary and jazz dance with the accompaniment of live music. The diversity of the event embraces a range of artistic voices that celebrates the depth of the emerging student artists. This year’s guest choreographers are Virginia Carver, UGA Department of Dance professor emerita, and Seyong Kim, international professional ballet artist and 2021–22 Franklin Visiting Scholar. This captivating display hopes to spark the imagination of the audience and demonstrate the versatility of dance.

WHO: UGA Department of Dance
WHERE: UGA New Dance Theatre
WHEN: Apr. 79, 8 p.m. and Apr. 10, 2:30 p.m.
HOW MUCH: $12–$16