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RISE OVER RUN: Off the Wall Dances

Event Details

When: May 9-11, 2014

Location: Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St.

Cost: $10 - $15

Contact: 608-263-5735, mgr@lcpdance.org

Li Chiao-Ping, a Discovery Fellow at WID with the Living Environments Lab, is bringing “RISE OVER RUN: Off The Wall Dances” to the Discovery Building. RISE OVER RUN focuses on spirit, community, strength and hope, while exploring perspectives of identity, space and place. It features a unique and inventive approach to dance by performers with daring and adventurous spirits.

The show is a movable feast. Members of the audience will follow the performance as it travels through the Discovery Building. Designated tour guides will help audience members navigate the unique structure of RISE OVER RUN. The program is wheelchair accessible and family-friendly. Please let the ushers know if anyone in your party needs seating.

May 9 at 7:00 p.m. & 9:00 p.m.
May 10 at 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. & 9:00 p.m.
May 11 at 1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.

Reserve your place early; each show is limited to an audience capacity of only 200. Please note: tickets are non-refundable.

Questions? Visit Li Chiao-Ping Dance online, send us an email or call Kelsey Manders at (608) 263-5735.

Video transcript

More about Li Chiao-Ping Dance

Li Chiao-Ping Dance (LCPD) was founded in 1990 and has made Madison, Wisconsin its home since 1993. They are a resident company of Overture Center for the Arts, and produce three major performances each year. They also offer workshops and touring programs throughout North America.

The company is dedicated to offering programs of emotionally charged and athletic works, with striking visual design and the music of contemporary composers.

They also are committed to making dance accessible to a variety of people — as audience members and participants. LCPD collaborated with K-12 schools to offer performances as residencies, and they continue to teach movement workshops at senior center communities.