Summer Sampler of Dance Free At Miller Outdoor Theatre June 12

June 8, 2009

The Houston Metropolitan Dance Company will present a free performance of Summer Sampler of Dance on Friday, June 12 at 8:30 p.m. at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Hermann Park.summersampler_web


Houston Met reveals for the Miller audience the world premiere of Elevated, a new work created for the company by choreographer Salim Gauwloos.  Other audience favorites from the Houston Met repertoire include:  Zoom by Pattie Obey; Jolt by Keisha Lalama-White, named one of the “25 to Watch” by Dance magazine in 2009; Chambre Noire by Nina Buisson; Stirring Simple Gifts in Shades of Blue by Caleb Mitchell; an excerpt of Not Yet Soaring (still confronting the ground) by jhon r. stronks; and for Houston Met Too, Release by Marlana Walsh Doyle.


Those who arrive early will see the dance documentary “Faces of Houston” by Ben Doyle prior to the performance.


Visit or call (713) 522-6375 for details about the performance program.  This performance is funded in part by the City of Houston through the Miller Theatre Advisory Board and Houston Endowment Inc.

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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