Last Thursday, urban Latin dance theater company CONTRA-TIEMPO premiered evening-length work joyUS justUS at Bovard Auditorium as part of USC’s Visions & Voices program. The piece has been a long time coming: company’s artistic director and choreographer, Ana Maria Alvarez, participated in USC Kaufman’s New Movement Residency this summer.
Student Blog: Training and “Ten Duets”
By Rachel Harris
What better way to start the semester than by auditioning and working with Kidd Pivot company member Jermaine Spivey to learn Crystal Pite’s “Ten Duets on a Theme of Rescue”?
Beyond the Studio: Internships, intensives and international tours make up USC Kaufman student summers
From internships to intensives to international tours, the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance BFA students spent their summers participating in dance-related opportunities both locally in Los Angeles and around the globe.