are celebrations of pure movement that combine the philosophical and
cerebral with raw rhythm and musicality”
~ Taconic Weekend
2019-2020 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
~ denotes free performance
~ Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 11 am
Barker Park, Troy
Movement Story Hour
Ellen Sinopoli leads children in creative movement inspired by books as part of Barker Park Kids' Summer Series
~ Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 7 pm
ESDC brings family friendly modern dance to Scotia, with audience participation for children
Friday & Saturday, November 15 & 16, 2019 at 7 pm
Guest Company for Faculty/Student Concert
Russell Sage College Meader Little Theater
Students and Faculty at Russell Sage College share the stage with ESDC in this annual concert
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Bach Cello Stuies Workshop Performance
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
ESDC has been invited to perform at the Bach Cello Suites’ concert at the renowned Troy Savings Bank Music Hall.
ESDC will premiere a new work to the music “On Being Wrong” by Christopher Cerrone and performed live by
featured cellist Ashley Bathgate. Other featured cellists include Matt Haimovitz and Mike Block.
The evening will be a celebration of the mastery of Bach in honor of the 300th anniversary of his birth.
April, 2020 at 8 pm
ESDC participates in Ulster Ballet's 37th annual showcase performance, bringing disparate and distinct
genres of dance together on the UPAC stage
Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 8 pm
Concert and Gala
The Egg, Albany
In celebration of its 28th season as the resident dance company of The Egg, ESDC’s concert will
feature two premieres and the live performances of cellist Ashley Bathgate and the Capital Trio – ensemble
in residence at UAlbany. On the program will be a new work choreographed for ESDC by company dancer Sara Senecal.
The Egg Kids Project, which features young teenage dancers from the Capital Region, will also perform.
Thank you to our Music Sponsors for this concert: Mary Jane Dike and Helga Prichard