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
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.
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.
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.