EVIDENCE, A Dance Company and Dayton Contemporary Dance Company to Perform at ADF, June 23-25

Posted in Performances '11, 2011.



These two exciting companies will present a shared program of new and classic works. DCDC will perform Donald McKayle’s masterpiece Rainbow ‘Round My Shoulder (1959), a sorrowful glimpse into the lost hope of men on a chain gang as they yearn for their freedom, and Ulysses Dove’s Vespers (1986), which captures the soul and deep spirituality of the women in Southern churches. Ronald K. Brown’s company EVIDENCE brings its seamless fusion of traditional African dance, contemporary and social choreography, and spirituality to the program with the performance of his captivating work Grace (1999)and his newest work, On Earth Together (2011), set to the soulful songs of Stevie Wonder.