Brand Associates Dance Series

The Brand Associates Dance Series presents top dance companies from Southern California performing site-specific work in non-traditional performance spaces around Brand Library. This series began in the 1960's as part of the Brand Library & Art Center's mission to promote all aspects of Art.

 

The Dance Series includes a Sunday workshop with an opportunity to meet the artists and a Saturday performance.

Performances run between 60 - 90 minutes without intermission. Admission is free.

Sponsored by the Brand Associates

Applications for the 2022 performance series are now closed.

 

2021 Dance Series 

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Rangoli Dance Company

Performance: Saturday, June 5 - 6 

Workshop: Sunday, June 6, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Rangoli Dance Company features ‘Bharatanatyam’, the vibrant dance form that has its origins in south India. Drawing from the myth and spirituality of the cultural heritage, artistic director Malathi Iyengar creates dance landscapes that dwell in both traditional and secular, and rhythm and stillness. 

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Versa-Style Dance Company

Performance: Saturday, June 19 - 20 

Workshop: Sunday, June 20, 11:00am - 12:00pm

For over 13 years, Versa-Style has promoted the empowerment, artistry, and value of hip-hop dance culture through full-length street dance theater productions, educational performances and deeply rooted social justice work in the community.

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Mixed eMotion Theatrix

Performance: Saturday, June 26 - 27

Workshop: Sunday, June 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Mixed eMotion presents Gatsby Redux, a vintage yet contemporary dance experience. The audience is invited to join the garden party by dressing in 1920’s attire. 

Past Programs

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