What is our obsession with fame in the Western culture? Most everyone either wants fame, wonders about what it feels like to be famous, but just like any contract it comes with small print. Fame isn’t really what its cracked up to be once you get up close to examine what it is all about.
Enjoy a performance by the theatre of youth from Phillis Wheatley. Providing opportunity for young people to experience their self worth, through participation in the performing arts, helps youth make the right life choices now and in the future. About Sammy and the Repertory Theatre Sammy Dotson was born in Greenville SC and is a
Vaughn is a choreographer and dancer whose personal artistry fuses his life's experiences, human encounters, and spoken word with local artists and venues as a platform for higher consciousness in the arts.
With poetic movement that is fluid, profound, and complex, this contemporary dance troupe will help us see the beauty within our own hearts. About Naina Dewan Dance Naina Dewan Dance Company (NDC) is a modern dance company that was founded in 2013 by Artistic Director Naina Dewan. Based in Greenville, SC, the company creates and
Led by Artistic Director Hernan Justo, Carolina Ballet Theatre is a Greenville-based professional resident dance company that shares some of their most innovative, high-energy choreography on the TEDxGreenville stage. They wow the audience with a modern, truly beautiful interpretive dance. With a graceful, emotional flourish, the finale brought four audience members on stage to blend
Incorporating elements of dance from the dance traditions of other cultures and from other Indian dance forms, Bollywood Dancing is featured in almost all Bollywood films and, with the world-wide popularity of movies like Slum Dog Millionaire, is now popular as a recreational and workout method in many Western countries. About Jyoti and Taal Jyoti
Discordia is an unlikely duo. Formed in 2010, Discordia consists of musician Robert Gowan of Wasted Wine and dancer Brandy White of Belly Muse of Greenville, SC. The two create an unusual, yet harmonious, pairing of dance and music sure to appeal to the eyes and ears of adventurous audiences.
Jose de Guadalupe is an independent performing artist, Arts Programmer, and a member of the SC Arts Commission’s Roster of Approved Artists for the Arts in Education program (AIE). He has performed with international Flamenco performers and has performed in, produced, and collaborated on several theatrical productions.
Paul Anderegg dances an old time style of clogging known as flat-footing or buck dancing. When he is not at local music jams and festivals, he does classes, performances, and interpretive programs. He even has his own instructional flatfooting video.