Natural Sounds Inspire SSU Fall Dance Concert

Nov 21, 2013

Sonoma State University's Dept. of Theatre Arts & Dance presents "Soundscape Project" as part of its Fall Dance Concert 2013. The unique dance piece, featuring the sounds of the SSU Nature Preserves, was created with the collaboration of professionals working with SSU students studying nature, environment, engineering and dance.
Credit Photo courtesy of SSU Dept. of Theatre Arts & Dance

The Sonoma State University Fall Dance Concert, "Soundscape Project," features natural sounds collected from SSU's Fairfield Osborn Preserve, a 411 acre nature reserve on Sonoma Mountain, and movement largely inspired by dancer improvisation. KRCB speaks with choreographer Kristen Daley and dancer Vanessa McCormick.

Performances Nov. 21 to Nov. 24, 2013  
6 p.m. Thursday - Nov. 21 - Pre-show talk with renowned Bioacoustics expert Dr. Bernie Krause, SSU Preserves Director Claudia Luke and other guest artists, followed by performance at 7:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. Friday - Nov. 22 and Saturday - Nov. 23, 20142 p.m. Sunday - Nov. 24, 2013   
Location: Evert B. Person Theatre 
Sonoma State University, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park, CA 94928Evert B. Person Theatre accessed through the main entrance to Sonoma State University. Tickets ($10-$17) are available at the Sonoma State University box office at 707-664-4246 or order tickets online at.

Free encore performance at 12 p.m. Dec. 6, 2013 at Weill Hall, The Green Music Center.