MamLuft&Co. Dance | Homecoming and More, a 10th Anniversary Concert
MamLuft&Co. Dance presents Homecoming and More, a 10th Anniversary Concert at the Aronoff Center for the Arts. Cincinnati's Modern Dance company closes and celebrates its 10th Anniversary concert series at the Aronoff Center for the Arts with a condensed and re-configured Homecoming (original, 2011), Double|Sided (2016), plus an audience pick! (Audiences from MamLuft&Co. Dance's "5 of 10" concert, November 9-12, 2016, will vote for a favorite work to be seen again at this performance!)
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Friday, May 5, 2017 8:00pm

Saturday, May 6, 2017 8:00pm

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TICKETS GO ON SALE MARCH 1

Adults

$21 before May 4

$26 starting May 5

Students* & Seniors*

$14 before May 4

$19 starting May 5

*(with ID at the box office only)

EARLY BIRD PRICING

Save $5 when purchasing before the show opens May 5th

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Aronoff Center for the Arts

Jarson Kaplan Theater

650 Walnut Street

Cincinnati, OH 45202

(513) 621-ARTS (2787)

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FREE: ARTIST Q&A

Stick around after the performance on Saturday, May 6, 2017 for a question and answer talk-back with the dance artists. Hear about their process and challenges in re-creating three of our favorite works from the past 10 years.

Performances will start promptly at show times listed above.

FROM THE ARCHIVES

Read an article about the original Homecoming

From CityBeat, read an article by Julie Mullins written about Homecoming at the time of its premiere in 2011. CLICK HERE

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Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the dance company that CityBeat named 'The Best Dance Company Pushing the Envelope' (2012) and says 'will both impress you with technique and provoke you with thoughtful choreography.'

MamLuft&Co. Dance closes its 10th anniversary season with a captivating concert filled with some of the best of ML&Co.’s repertory.

The May 5-6 show, entitled Homecoming, features new versions of the audience favorites Homecoming (2011) and Double|Sided (2016), plus a surprise piece that has been chosen by audience vote!

This exciting evening will feature moving walls, dancing with lights, and — as always — bold athleticism.

Homecoming

Performance Line-Up

Homecoming (2011)  |  Originally choreographed by Jeanne Mam-Luft in collaboration with the original performers of MamLuft&Co. Dance; Re-envisioned by Susan Honer and Elena Rodriguez Moore

Inspired by the true story of a pilgrimage from one foreign land to another, Homecoming follows a traveller in search of the journey’s end. Entrancing visuals and intricate choreography result from dancing with lanterns, stools, and synchronized lighting.

Double|Sided (2016)  |  Originally choreographed by Elena Rodriguez Moore and Steven Evans in collaboration with the original performers of MamLuft&Co. Dance; Adaptation by Elena Rodriguez Moore

Performers dance with a moving wall in this powerful work about both building and bringing down literal and figurative barriers. Exploring division and conflict, Double|Sided uses daring choreography and finds that, in the end, unity triumphs.

Surprise Work To Be Announced  |  Chosen by audience vote at 5 of 10 concert in November

Audiences voted for a favorite work at a previous concert in November. The “audience pick” will be announced through social media (Facebook and Instagram) leading up to this concert!

TICKETS AVAILABLE STARTING MARCH 1

Support for this performance provided in part by…

Donors Like You

ArtsWave Ohio Arts Council Cincinnati Arts Association  Clifton Cultural Arts Center

MamLuft&Co. Dance is supported by the generosity of more than 40,000 contributors to the ArtsWave Community Campaign. MamLuft&Co. Dance is made possible in part by state tax dollars allocated by the Ohio Legislature to the Ohio Arts Council (OAC). The OAC is a state agency that funds and supports quality arts experiences to strengthen Ohio communities culturally, educationally, and economically.