Bon voyage to Montage
JANS – Montage Theatre of Dance, under the direction of Tiffany Jefferson in the Speech, Theatre and Dance Department of Hinds Community College, is a 30 member multi-disciplinary dance theatre company which infuses many genres of dance including ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, modern, acrobatics and African to perform original, cutting-edge choreography. Montage will have a bon voyage celebration performance on Sunday, July 15, 2012, 6:00 PM at Bee Hall on the Hinds community College Campus in Raymond. Please come out and support the group as they perform their Sweden, Paris and London shows. This event is free and open to the public! Some of Montage’s most notable works are “7-A Tale of Sin and Virtue”, “The Story of my People”, “The Dance of Egypt – The Story of Moses”, “The Dance of Oz”, and “Nutcracker in the Neighborhood”. Montage Theatre of Dance is Mississippi’s only multi-disciplinary dance theater company and has performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City, New York, Somerset, England at Bridgewater College, The Shanghai Acrobats in Branson, MO, Tyler Jr. College in Texas, The Historic Little Rock Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. and will perform at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London. The dancers traveling and performing are Bridget Archer, Constance Lowe, Darriel Alexander, Ella McKnight, Helena Vah, Jasmine Calvert, Jasmine Friday, Leslie Pitts, Mason Penniman, Marisol Rosas, Shannon Price, Shanika Powe, Tiffany Jefferson and Tracy Pitts. Also Traveling and making a documentary is Videographer Andy Waterman and Head of the Speech Department at Hinds CC Mrs. Paula Rodriquez.