ETM: Electronic Tap Music

. October 1, 2016.
DORRANCE

Michelle Dorrance opines that tap dancing is not just dancing, but also music. The former STOMP member and 2015 MacArthur “Genius” grant awardee brings her Dorrance Dance company to the Power Center, performing excerpts from two shows—one of which includes computer connected, responsive wooden platforms in ETM:Double Down creating Electronic Tap Music. The Thursday performance also includes a Q&A with Dorrance.

Thursday, October 20 and Friday, October 21.
7:30pm/Thursday | 8pm/Friday
Power Center | 121 Fletcher St.
734-764-2538 | ums.org

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