National Dance Week - STL - 2011

April 30, 2011



Missouri Contemporary Ballet began in July, 2006 in Columbia, Mo. and was co-founded by Artistic/Executive Director Karen Mareck Grundy and Associate Director Sean France. A not-for-profit professional contemporary ballet company, MCB is committed to providing a professional environment and performance opportunities for artists around the country. By bringing in new and emerging choreographers to work with the dancers of MCB, both dancers and choreographers are given the prospect to create and be created upon in a positive, nurturing and professional atmosphere. MCB's repertoire includes a multiple of styles and techniques of dance; ballet en pointe, modern, jazz, and lyrical. Creating exciting, edgy, hip entertainment, Missouri Ballet is determined to make the experience of live dance appealing to any age. Missouri Contemporary Ballet provides many educational and outreach performances for the Mid-Missouri area as well as maintaining a full season in Columbia and touring throughout Missouri.

missouricontemporaryballet.com

2011 Participants

5 Star Dance Company
Diana Burkholder Jazz 5stardanceacademy.com
Aalim Dance *
Lois Salwa Marshall Belly & Arabian Dance aalimdance.com
Adiva Dance Company
Theresa Daniels Tap
Afriky Lolo
Diadie Bathily African afrikylolo.com
Aloah Girls
June McClin Hawiian aloahgirls.stl.com
American Youth Entertainers
Moria McGee Ballet
Arrive Dance Company
Modern arrivedancecompany.org
Arts in Motion AimDance Company
Modern artsinmotion-stl.com
aTrek Dance Collective
Modern atrekdance.org
Banyan Dance Theatre
Kimberly Anderson Haitian
Best Dance and Talent Center *
Judy Best-Person Jazz besttalentcenter.com
Beyond Motion Dance Company *
Vicki Brown Modern beyondmotiondancecompany.com
Bollywood Shuffle
Pallavi Chandak Bollywood bollywoodshuffle.com
Carol Bauman Academy of Dance Ensemble
Jazz/Lyrical/Modern carolbdance.com
Common Thread Contemporary Dance *
Jen Medina Modern commonthreaddance.com
Consuming Kinetics Dance Company *
Arica Brown Modern consumingkineticsdancecompany.com
Dance Art Dance Studio
Michelle Reiss Hip Hop dancecenterkirkwood.com
Dances of India *
Asha Prem Eastern Indian dancesofindiastlouis.org
Danse Arts Company *
Leah Cordiano-Siemens Tap/Ballet danseartscompany.org
Dimensions Dance Company *
Sandra Morgan Jazz dimensionsdancecenter.com
Diva La Tap Professional Tap Group
Robin M. Berger Tap divalatap.com
Harris-Stowe State Univ. Honeycomb
Franky Little Hip Hop hssu.edu
Innevision
Keith Tyrone Samba
Kari James Dance Network *
Kari James Jazz karijamesdance.org
L.A. Dance Center *
Lisa Horn Lyrical
LaVerne Meier School of Dance
Jana Schweitzer & Jamie Scott Hip Hop lmdance.com
Lotus Arts Dance Company
Lauren Haas Bellydance bellydancebyjauren.com
Metro Dance Company, NFP *
Jennifer Reily Modern Ballet midwestdanceacademy.com
Midwest Ballet Theatre *
Donna Patzius-Hill Ballet patzius.com
Miss Kims Dance Class *
Kim Revie Modern misskimsdanceclass.com
Missouri Contemporary Ballet
Pointe missouricontemporaryballet.com
Missouri River Cloggers
Mary Fedak Clogging morivercloggers.com
Patzius Performing Arts
Andrea Patzius Contemporary patzius.com
Pazazz Performers *
Kacy Voskuil stlouisdance.com
pH eXhange Dance Theatre *
Philip Edgecombe / Hilary Peterson Contemporary
Rhythm Queens
Robin M. Berger Tap
SIUE East St. Louis Center Performing Arts Co.
Theodore H. Hamison Hip Hop siue.edu
SIUE University Dance Company *
Modern
Southeast Missouri State University
Hilary Peterson Jazz semo.edu/theatreanddance.com
St. Louis Academy of Dance *
Kacy Voskuil stlouisdance.com
St. Louis Ballet School Ensemble
Gen Horiuchi Ballet stlouisballet.org
St. Louis Cultural Flamenco Society
Marisel Salascruz Flamenco stlflamencosociety.org
The Slaughter Project
Cecil Slaughter Modern slaughterproject.org
Tribe Ayaka
Sakinah Ali African Fusion tribeayaka.com
Turning Pointe Academy of Dance *
Dianna Andrews-Gaither Modern turningpointacademy.net
Viva Flamenco
Kristina Martinez Flaminco kristinamartinez.com
Webster University Dance Ensemble
Beckah Reed Modern webster.edu/dance