The University of Iowa

UI dancers set works by international writers in motion

October 31st, 2013

University of Iowa students in the Department of Dance have collaborated with writers in residence at the International Writing Program to choreograph new dances inspired by the writers’ works. A free, public performance showcasing their work will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, in Space Place Theater in North Hall.

Collaborative works to be performed include:

  • "Ten" by Muhamed Abdelnabi (Egypt)
  • "My Voice, I Do Not Hear" by Sawsan Al-Areeque (Kuwait)
  • "Ejagham" by Corinne N'Guessan (Cote d'Ivoire)
  • "Adieu" by Oscar Ranzo (Uganda)
  • "Tangerines" by Wang Jiaxin (China)

For more information, see Iowa Now.