Dance theatre Northwest will host Art Inspires Art ~ “TRIBUTE: Tradition In Translation” on Saturday, March 8th (1:00 pm & 3:00 pm) at Tacoma’s Museum of Glass.
Dance, music, slides, and an accompanying lecture with choreography by Melanie Kirk-Stauffer, Artistic Director, translating glass artistry into dance. Performances feature classical and contemporary ballet and jazz that highlights the work of glass artist Róisín de Buitléar and Fred Curtis from “Caution! Fragile. Irish Glass: Tradition In Transition” an inspirational exhibition exploring the past, present, and future of Irish Glass; Dale Chilhuly’s Irish Cylinders, and glass artists Dante Marioni, Anna Skibska, Ben Edols, Kathy Elliott, and Kelly Knickerbocker. Featured performers include Chhay Mam, Allison Zakharov, Lauren Trodahl, Amelia Arial. Oceana Thunder, Solana Sartain, and Gregory Peloquin. Dance Theatre Northwest is a 501-c-3 Regional Performing Company & School based in University Place, WA at 2811 Bridgeport Way W, Ste 24 FREE with Museum Admission.