Published: October 15, 2009
The popular Student Dance Happening will take place inside and out at
The University of Tampa Oct. 21-24 at 8 p.m. A crowd favorite at UT, the
Dance Happening will begin at the David Falk Theatre. The opening
portion of the free program will take place inside the Falk Theatre, and
the remainder will take place on the Plant Hall East Verandah.
graduate Susannah LeMarquand ’01 is the Dance Happening coordinator
this year. She has worked on cruise ships and is now working at Busch
Gardens while teaching as an adjunct instructor at UT.
Dance Happening is simply one of the most unique and exciting
performance events you'll experience on a university campus," said Susan
Taylor Lennon, director of the UT Dance Program. "The range of work
presented offers something for everyone."
Presented by the
Department of Speech, Theatre, and Dance, the Student Dance Happening
features popular music and the work of talented students from all
sectors of the University community. Choreography features new work by
21 UT students and alumni. The UT Dance Team and the Black Student Union
Dance Team also will perform. Dance styles will include hip hop,
modern, tap, lyrical and jazz, with more than 80 students participating.
The UT Dance Happening offers something for everyone. Don’t
miss this unique “traveling” dance performance. The event is free; for
more information, contact Susan Taylor Lennon at (813) 257-3745.