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FALL 2014 / SPRING 2015

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Boys Jump 

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SFDP COMPANY PERFORMANCE
OCTOBER 2nd, 3rd and 4th 2014 / 8pm
OCTOBER 5th 2014 / 2pm
Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Virginia
804.828.2020

$20 General Admission  $15 Students


www.showclix.com

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HAIR: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical
FIREHOUSE THEATRE PROJECT
JUNE 26th – JULY 19th , 2014
Book and lyrics by James Rado and Gerome Ragni
Music by Galt MacDermot
Directed by Jase Smith
Choreography by Starrene Foster
www.boxofficetickets.com

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BENEFIT FOR JASON CAMPBELL
June 22nd, 2014 7pm

James L Ruffa Performing Arts Center 512 West Washington Street Petersburg, VA 23803

www.gofundme.com

www.facebook.com/events/

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SFDP joins the JAMES RIVER RINGERS
JUST DANCE SPRING CONCERT
SATURDAY, MAY 31st / 7pm
Mount Vernon Baptist Church, 11220 Nuckols Road, Richmond, Virginia 23059
www.jamesriverringers.org

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LEVITATE (6 Performances Only)
Update: As of 4/19 ALL SHOWS ARE SOLD OUT
Saturdays: April 12th, 19th, 26th and May 3rd / 8pm
Fridays: April 25th and May 2nd / 8pm

3300 West Broad Street, 23230 (The old Sea Dream Leather Building)
$15/ doors open at 7:30
Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com (available beginning March 21st)
Tickets are limited for this special event. In the case of sold out performances,
you may sign up on the waiting list by email starrfosterdance@gmail.com.
Please specify which evening you wish to attend.

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March 22nd 2014 at 4pm and 8pm
March 23rd 2014 at 2pm
12th Annual Richmond Choreographers' Showcase
Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Virginia
$10
Tickets: www.showclix.com or 804.828.2020


Click here for the list of the 2014 Choreographers

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January 18th 2014
Cover to Cover Presents: FLOOD at Hardywood
https://www.facebook.com/events/453981121374683/



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PAST EVENTS AND PERFORMANCES

November 21st-December 28th 2013
Wild Party (Directed by Jase Smith/Choreographed by Starrene Foster)
Firehouse Theatre Project
http://www.firehousetheatre.org/the-wild-party/

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October 15th -19th 2013
Seattle, Washington Master Classes
University of Washington and Cornish Preparatory

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October 3rd-6th 2013 Thursday-Sunday
October 3rd, 4th, 5th at 8pm
October 6th at 2pm
Starr Foster Dance Project/ Company Performance
Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond Virginia
804.828.2020
Admission $15 general/$10 students
www.showclix.com
On the Program: Nineteen43 (Premiere), The River Runs With Poison (Premiere), Under Giant Trees



April 19th, 2013
Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore Theatre Project
Please visit http://nextreflexdc.com/performances/en-route/


April 4th-14th 2013
Richmond Ballet Studio Three: New Works Festival

The Richmond Ballet, 407 East Canal Street, Richmond, Va
Starrene Foster will be premiering a new work on the Richmond Ballet Company as a part of the
New Works Festival
New Works Festival information and tickets


April 6th, 2013, 4pm and 8pm
April 7th, 2013, 2pm
11th Annual Richmond Choreographers Showcase

Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Va


2013 Showcase Participants :
And Yet Dance Theatre / Matthew Frazier-Smith (Brockport, NY)
Christina Carlotti Kolb (Richmond, VA)
DancEthos / Christopher K. Morgan (Washington, DC)
Egbert Vongmalaithong (Richmond, VA)
James Hansen Dance Assemblage / James Hansen (Brockport, NY)
Bodies In Flight / Janelle N. Spruill (Norfolk, VA)
Kyoko Ruch and Nikolai McKenzie (Arlington, VA)
Sandra Lacy and Lorraine Chapman (Baltimore, MD)
Starr Foster Dance Project / Starrene Foster (Richmond, VA)


January 26th, 2013
Fairfax, Virginia
Lorton Workhouse Arts Center

Please visit http://nextreflexdc.com/performances/en-route/
Scranton Civic Ballet Master Class
Friday, October 19th, 2012 4pm
www.scrantoncivicballet.com
Sponsored by Lackawanna County Office of Arts & Culture


Friday October 19th, 2012
Wake up with the Arts Breakfast: “Building Community Partnerships”

Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave, Scranton PA 18503
Sponsored by Lackawanna County Office of Arts & CultureCenter for the Fine and Performing Arts
9am


September 2012-November 2012
Woodbridge Senior High School Residency

Woodbridge, Virginia


October 4th, 5th and 6th 2012, 8pm
October 7th 2012, 2pm
Alice

Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Va
Tickets: $15/$10
www.showclix.com or 804.828.2020 for tickets
Set to an original score by One Ring Zero, Alice is based on the literary classic, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Those who are seeking the Disney version, may be disappointed, for this full evening dance work embraces the true dark and twisted tale written by Lewis Carroll. Joining Starr Foster Dance Project will be an additional 10 guest dancers. http://oneringzero.com/ 

Unreachable Places

 SPRING AWAKENING presented by Barksdale Theatre
June 15th thru July 22nd 2012
Empire Theatre, 114 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA
Book & Lyrics by Steven Sater / Music by Duncan Sheik
Directed by Chase Kniffen / Musical Director Sandy Dacus / Choreography by Starrene Foster

www.barksdalerichmond.com

 

May 5th, 2012
Buffalo, New York
7:30pm / $15 General / $10 Students
SUNY Buffalo Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo, 103 Center For The Arts,Buffalo, NY
Web Site
Starr Foster Dance Project, Melanie Aceto Contemporary Dance Company, James Hansen Dance

 

May 4th,  2012
Rochester, New York  7:30pm
Tango Cafe, 389 Gregory Street Rochester, NY 14620

 

April 29th, 6pm
AUDITIONS FOR ALICE

Click the Auditions tab for details

 

artsPOWER
Friday April 20
th, 2012
http://www.trinityes.org/

 

10th Annual Richmond Choreographers Showcase
Saturday, March 24th 2012 (4pm and 8pm)
Sunday, March 25
th 2012 (2pm)

Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Virginia
804.828.2020

For the last nine years the Showcase has provided an opportunity to emerging and established choreographers to premiere new and recent works within one program.

 

McGuffey Arts Center / First Fridays
March 2nd, 2012 / 6pm and 7pm

McGuffey Art Center, 201 Second Street NW, Charlottesville, Virginia
Performing an excerpt of True Love. Q and A with the composer and performers following each performance
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Dance Charlotte!
February 24th and 25th, 2012
Duke Power Theatre, Charlotte North Carolina
www.charlottedancefestival.org/

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SFDP 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PERFORMANCES
October 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th 2011

Program A: Thursday, October 6th 8pm and Saturday,October 8th, 8pm
Program B: Friday, October 7th, 8pm and Sunday October 9th, 2pm
Grace Street Theatre, Richmond, Virginia
804.828.2020

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Mid-Atlantic Dance Exchange
Performances: Friday, May 6th and Saturday, May 7th, 2011 / 8pm/$15
Workshops: Saturday, May 7th, 2011 / 5pm to 7pm / $5 a class
Dogtown Dance Theatre, 105 West 15th Street Richmond, Virginia 23224
The Mid-Atlantic Dance Exchange is a culmination of performances by choreographers from the Mid-Atlantic Region . The vision of the exchange is for established choreographers to share dance works, within one concert, in a variety of different cities. Each event will offer performances featuring at least two different choreographers as well as offer dance workshops for the public. Richmond Performances feature James Hansen Dance and Starr Foster Dance Project.

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9th Annual Richmond Choreographers' Showcase
Saturday, March 5th 2011 (4pm and 8pm) / Sunday, March 6th 2011 (2pm)
Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Virginia
804.828.2020
$10 / Tickets available at www.showclix.com or at the box office
Showcase Participants: Amanda Kinzer (Norfolk, VA), bnw:dance (Richmond, VA),
Charlottesville Ballet (Charlottesville, VA), Free Range Dance (Charlottesville, VA), Marilyn Marloff (Norfolk, VA),
Megan Thompson (Norfolk, VA), Melodie Fais (Richmond, VA), Kyoko Ruch (Richmond, VA),
The Rawson Project (San Jose, CA), Samantha Speis (Brooklyn, NY), Starr Foster Dance Project (Richmond, VA)

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Virginia Dance Festival
January 22nd, 2011 / 7pm

James River High School Theatre, Midlothian, Virginia
Starr Foster Dance Project will be presenting Push for this great festival that benefits the Children’s Hospital
For more information visit: 
http://www.virginiadancefestival.com/

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InLight Richmond (UPDATE: AWARDED BEST IN SHOW!!)
1708 Gallery's 3rd Annual InLight Richmond Transforms Shockoe Slip
Friday, October 22, 2010 / 7pm-Midnight

www.1708gallery.org/inlight

Starr Foster Dance Project will join the YES YES Collective from New York (David Bernstein, Ian Collings and Michael Doherty) for (In)Visible at 1307 East Cary Street.

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ERRATIC BEHAVIOR: SFDP Company Performance
October 7th, 8th and 9th 2010, Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Virginia
All Shows 8pm $20/$15
Doors open at 7pm
804.828.2020
On the program: Erratic Behavior (premiere), Push (premiere), Smoke and Mirrors (Premiere), Heaven, Tangled


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Residency at Todd Rosenlieb Dance (Summer Intensive)
August 17th-21st 2010

Norfolk, Virginia

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New Works Festival
May 7th and 8th 2010

The Richmond Ballet, 407 East Canal Street, Richmond, Virginia 
804.344.0906
“Beyond the Clouds” Commissioned by the Richmond Ballet

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Grand Opening of Dogtown Dance Theatre
May 20-22 and 27-29, 2010

DogTown Dance Theatre, Richmond, Virginia
Starr Foster Dance Project will present Heaven as a part of Take Flight, the grand opening event of Dogtown Dance Theatre in historic Manchester, produced by Ground Zero Dance, May 20-22 and 27-29, 2010
For more information visit:http://www.groundzerodance.org/gymnasium.html

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MOSAIC II
Denise Purvis performs new solo work with Sidelong Dance Company
Saturday, May 1, 2010 8pm / Sunday, May 2, 2010 2pm

The Enrichment Center,1006 S. Marshall St., Winston-Salem, NC

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ELATION
April 10th, 2010, 7pm

McGuffey Art Center, 201 Second Street NW, Charlottesville, Virginia
Elation, a Minds Wide Open event, is an ecstatic celebration of the progressive arts. An interactive night embracing modern dance, fire spectacle, experimental theater, performance art and international movement, you'll be grooving all night long with the Corner's Chillville DJs. Participants include Scintillation Fire Troupe, this little bird theatre, Fire in the Belly, Ezibu Muntu African Dance, Starr Foster Dance Project, the Mangalam School of Indian Dance, and many more. All proceeds to benefit the Virginia Commission for the Arts.

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Old Dominion University Theatre with Andrey Kasparov
March 1st and 2nd, 2010 / 8pm

Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia
In a joint project between the Norfolk Chamber Consort and Diehn Concert Series, two prominent choreographers, Starr Foster of Starr Foster Dance Project and Beverly Cordova Duane of Hampton University, will be joined by a noted Tidewater choreographer Tamika Steeley. They will converge on the stage of Old Dominion University’s Theater for an evening of premieres with live music. Featuring individual works by each choreographer, this performance will culminate in a uniquely conceived collaborative piece. The program will also feature the music premieres of works by guest composers Christopher Cook and Petros Ovsepyan in addition to music composed and arranged by John Corigliano, Aurél Holló, Maurice Ravel and Andrey Kasparov.For more information visit: www.ncconsort.org

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Beth Davis Memorial Fund Benefit Concert
February 20th, 2010/ 7pm
Appomattox Regional Governors School, Petersburg, Virginia

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Virginia Dance Festival
Saturday, January 20th 2010 / 3pm and 7pm
James River High School Midlothian, Virginia

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The Heroes Project
January-February 2010

Supported by a grant from the Partners in the Arts/Virginia Arts Council
Performances March 2010, Petersburg, Virginia
The Partners in the Arts awarded a grant to work with middle school special education students in Dinwiddie, Hopewell and Petersburg counties. In partnership with The Appomattox Regional Governor's School.
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POSSESSIONS: SFDP Company Performance
October 8th, 9th and 10th, 2009

Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Va.
All Shows at 8pm, $10
On the program: Release (premiere), Hiding Exhalation, and the encore performance of Baggage


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Saturday, June 20th, 2009 / 7pm and 9pm
Gallery 5, 200 West Marshall Street, Richmond Va.
$10

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Virginia Dance Festival
January 31st, 2009 / 7pm

James River High School Theatre, Midlothian, Virginia
Starr Foster Dance Project will be presenting Hiding Exhalation for this great festival that benefits the Children’s Hospital. For more information visit:http://www.jemsone.com/content/view/17/39/

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Residency at the Governors School for the Arts
December 7th-13th 2008

Norfolk, Virginia

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Equality Virginia Benefit Performance
October 14th 2008

Firehouse Theatre Project, 1609 West Broad Street Richmond, Va.
Performance of Crushed as a part of the benefit for Equality Virginia

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SUBMERGED: Starr Foster Dance Project Company Performance
October 9th, 10th and 11th, 2008 / 8pm/$15

Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Virginia
804.828.2020

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Yes-Virginia Dance
September 13th, 2008 / 3pm and 8pm

Grace Street Theatre, 934 West Grace Street, Richmond, Virginia

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InLight Festival
September 5th, 2008

Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia
Collaboration with artist Sabrina Cordavona for a site specific work

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The Festival of Choreography
March 28th and 29th, 2008 / 8pm
Imperial Arts Centre, Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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nvitational performance; shared with the Carolina Ballet and Signature Dance
Tickets for the Festival are $15 per person, and are available at the Imperial Centre Box Office or by calling 972-1266.

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7th Annual Richmond Choreographers Showcase
January 12th 2008, 8pm / January 13th, 2008, 2pm
Firehouse Theatre Project, 1609 West Broad Street Richmond, Virginia
Tickets $10 at the door (tickets go on sale 1 hour before show)
This years choreographers: Sarah Ferguson, Sarah Szymanski, James Hansen, Kevin Jones, danah bella, Travis Steele Sisk, Ami Dowden Fant and Charli Brissey.

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