Koresh Dance Company, known for its "engaging performances and technically superb dancers," will perform in Guerry Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. CST Sunday, Feb. 23, as part of the University of the South's Performing Arts Series.
The company was founded in 1991 by Israeli-born choreographer and artistic director Roni Koresh and continues to attract increasing audiences with its critically-acclaimed work.
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Koresh Dance Company has been praised internationally, touring to destinations including Spain, Turkey, Israel, South Korea, Mexico and Guatemala. Over the years, Koresh has developed a vast repertoire of work that ranges from explosive and passionate to intimate and restrained.
Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and $10 for students. More information is available at performingarts.sewanee.edu/.
The company also operates the Koresh School of Dance to serve as a dance training center for the Philadelphia community. While on tour, the company provides diverse outreach offerings that connect with dancers and non-dancers alike. While in Sewanee, the company will give a demo for area young people.
The final Performing Arts Series event of the 2013-14 season will be a concert by pianist Jeremy Denk in Guerry Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on April 15.