This article was last updated on May 25, 2022
Pasadena Dance Festival Concert: Modern Dance, Ballet & More
Pasadena Civic Auditorium (Pasadena, CA)
The Pasadena Dance Festival Concert features an eclectic line-up of some of the most exciting dance companies in the region performing a mix of modern dance, ballet and more. Jazz musician Chris Pierce and the contemporary choreography of Lineage Dance unite for an electric suite of raw and provocative pieces. This year’s diverse program includes a performance from The Underground, featuring the street-inspired choreography of krump pioneers Marquisa “Miss Prissy” Gardner and Christopher “Lil’ C” Toler of So You Think You Can Dance fame, plus innovative tap from BPM beatsperminute set to an original live score of percussive jazz, funk, rock and rap. The evening program also includes Terri Best Dance, body percussionist and hoofers F.Y.V. Group, the Solevita Dance Company, Blue13 Dance Company and contemporary ballet company Luminario Ballet.