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November 2020

Fall Dances Show A: Brown (Young)/Lilly

November 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Fall Dances 2020 features choreography from UNC Greensboro faculty Robin Gee, Janet Lilly, and Maurice Watson, as well as a piece by renowned choreographer Ronald K. Brown, re-staged by UNC Greensboro Dance faculty Clarice Young. Show A's performance consists of Wildflower, a new solo choreographed by Janet Lilly and performed by BFA Dance Senior Daria (Toni) Clarke.  It is inspired by Malia Wollan’s essay titled “How to Make a Wildflower Bomb,” which, according to Lilly, “asserts a message of hope…

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Fall Dances Show B: Gee/Watson

November 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Fall Dances 2020 features choreography from UNC Greensboro faculty Robin Gee, Janet Lilly, and Maurice Watson, as well as a piece by renowned choreographer Ronald K. Brown, re-staged by UNC Greensboro faculty member Clarice Young. Show B's performance features a new screen work by Associate Professor Robin Gee who is also a filmmaker. Gee’s work will be paired with the premiere of a new work for Sophomore and Junior Dance Majors by Full-Time Lecturer of Dance Maurice Watson, Jazz Notes…

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August 2021

Geena Davis

August 28, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
UNCG Auditorium, 408 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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Academy Award winner Geena Davis is one of Hollywood’s most respected actors, appearing in several roles that became cultural landmarks. Davis received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as the offbeat dog trainer Muriel Pritchett in Lawrence Kasdan’s The Accidental Tourist. She was again nominated for an Academy Award and Golden Globe for her performance in Ridley Scott’s Thelma & Louise, in which she co-starred with Susan Sarandon. Davis went on to receive a Golden Globe nomination for…

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September 2021

Margaret Atwood

September 24, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
UNCG Auditorium, 408 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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Margaret Atwood was born in 1939 in Ottawa, and grew up in northern Ontario and Quebec, and in Toronto. She received her undergraduate degree from Victoria College at the University of Toronto and her master’s degree from Radcliffe College. Atwood, whose work has been published in more than forty-five countries, is the author of more than fifty books of fiction, poetry, critical essays, and graphic novels. Her latest novel, The Testaments, is a co-winner of the 2019 Booker Prize. It…

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October 2021

Sphinx Virtuosi

October 8, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
Tew Recital Hall, 100 McIver St
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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The Sphinx Virtuosi are the nation's most dynamic, exhilarating professional chamber orchestra, dedicated to increasing racial and ethnic diversity in classical music. Comprised of eighteen of the nation's top Black and Latinx classical soloists, the Virtuosi are primarily alumni of the internationally renowned Sphinx Competition, and its members work together as cultural ambassadors reaching new audiences. This unique ensemble earned rapturous reviews from The New York Times during its highly acclaimed debut at Carnegie Hall in December 2004: Allan Kozinn…

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Shana Tucker

October 29, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
Tew Recital Hall, 100 McIver St
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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Lyrical storyteller. Soulful cellist. Dynamic singer-songwriter. That’s Shana Tucker. Her unique genre of ChamberSoul™ weaves together jazz, roots folk, acoustic pop, and a touch of R&B into melodies that echo in your head for days. She’s the rare performer you’ve never seen the likes of before—and one you’ll never forget. Steeped in story, Shana’s ChamberSoul is rich, deep music that sits down next to you and puts its arm around your shoulders. “I’m intrinsically drawn to acoustic instruments because of…

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January 2022

Kelli O’Hara

January 14, 2022 @ 8:00 pm
UNCG Auditorium, 408 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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Stage and screen star Kelli O’Hara has established herself as one of Broadway’s greatest leading ladies. Her portrayal of Anna Leonowens in The King and I garnered her the 2015 Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical, along with Grammy, Drama League, Outer Critics, and Oliver nominations. She reprised the role while making her West End debut and performed a limited engagement at Tokyo’s Orb Theatre. Kelli also received an Emmy nomination for her portrayal of Katie Bonner…

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