Meet the Artists: Charles O. Anderson, Vincent Mantsoe & Ursula Rucker

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Event Title:Meet the Artists: Charles O. Anderson, Vincent Mantsoe & Ursula Rucker (More Information)
Event Description:

Join the conversation with Vincent Mantsoe and Charles O. Anderson, two of today’s most distinguished choreographers, and Ursula Rucker, renowned spoken word artist.

Mantsoe, Anderson and Rucker will be featured in a one-time only performance September 20 at 8:00 p.m. at Texas Performing Arts’ McCullough Theatre, performing Mantsoe’s Opera for Fools and a special preview of Anderson’s Restless Natives.

About the Artists
Vincent Mantsoe is one of post-apartheid South Africa’s leading choreographers. His French based company, Association Noa Company Vincent Mantsoe, creates contemporary African work that represents a true global culture of both dancers and disciplines.

Choreographer, dancer, and UT Department of Theatre and Dance Associate Professor of African Diaspora Dance Studies and the MFA Coordinator in Dance, Charles O. Anderson is artistic director of Dance Theatre X. Founded by Anderson in 2003, this Philadelphia based afro-contemporary dance theatre company was selected among the “25 to Watch” in 2008 by Dance Magazine.

Date and Time:Sep. 20, 2013 | 2:00 - 3:30 PM
Contact:Theatre and Dance Info Line
theatreanddance@utexas.edu
512-471-5793
Admission:Free; limited seating
Location:WIN Building, Room 2.112 Maps and Directions
Sponsor:Department of Theatre & Dance