East Asian dance showcased, Feb. 18
Posted February 12, 2006; 01:24 p.m.
Princeton's Triple Eight Dance Company
will host an intercollegiate dance show titled “Elements of the East”
at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Frist Film and Performance Theatre.
Also featuring groups from Rutgers University, the University of Pennsylvania and Johns Hopkins University, the show will celebrate many aspects of East Asian performance, including traditional Asian dance, hip-hop and martial arts.
The Triple Eight Dance Company was founded in 2003 to promote cross-cultural dialogue between the Asian-American community and the Princeton student body through East Asian dance.
Tickets, available through University Ticketing, are $2 for students, faculty and staff; $5 for the general public; and free for Tiger Tickets holders. The event is co-sponsored by the Undergraduate Student Government Projects Board, the Venture Fund and the Department of Music.