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CMDE Danceathon 2022

CMDE Danceathon 2022

CMDE DANCEATHON 2022

CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF DANCING IN THE COMMUNITY

DATE & TIME

Saturday, May 28
3:30PM

LOCATION

Hackensack PAC
102 State Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601

TICKETS

$10 - Kids, Seniors, and People with Disabilities
$20 - Adults

PROGRAM
1.
Wake Up and Dance!
CHOREOGRAPHED AND DIRECTED:Allison Brown, Amanda Trott & Kalena Brown

MOVING EXPERIENCE DANCERS:
Megan Farrell, Briana Pulley, Brian Mohamed & Daniela Navarro
MUSIC: “Good Vibrations” by Ricky Reed
2.
Hand Made

TEXT AND MOVEMENT CREATED AND PERFORMED BY: Susan Thomasson
MUSIC: “Manos de Mujeres” by Marta Gomez

3.
Welcome Breaths
CHOREOGRAPHED BY: Elissa Machlin-Lockwood
ADULT MODERN CLASS: Ruth Bauer Neustadter, Kevin Cooper, Diana Fainberg, Audrey Goodman, Diane Jehle, Sharon Silow-Carroll, Carolyn Smith, Amanda Trott
MUSIC: “Is Everybody Here” by Walela & “Breaths” by Sweet Honey in the Rock
4.
Ayy Macarena!

CHOREOGRAPHED BY:
Jayren Madera
HIP HOP STUDENTS:Emily Gomez & Ziara Graham with CMDE Dance company members Jared Bailey & Jayren Madera
MUSIC: “Ayy Macarena” by Tyga

5.
Sexy Grammer
TEXT AND MOVEMENT CREATED AND PERFORMED BY Claire Porter
MUSIC: “The Stripper” by David Rose and/or Vegetable Orchestra – Redish Reduction (Gabriel Ananda Remix)
6.
Say Hello

CHOREOGRAPHED BY:
Katonya Rochester and Danced with Barry Rochester
MUSIC:
Written by Steals Brothers Melvin & Mervin and sung by Russell Thompkins Jr.

7.
No Friends

CHOREOGRAPHED AND PERFORMED BY:
Jared Bailey and Jayren Madera
MUSIC:  no Friends in the Industry by Drake

8.
STATISTICS
CHOREOGRAPHY BY: Elizabeth Keen
TEXT BY: Wisława Szymborska
MUSIC: Olafuk Arnalds and Nils Frahm/A1
DANCER: Tomomi Asai
9.
MODERN on MODERN on MODERN

This is a fun danced, spoken, and sung investigation of the definition of Modern Dance. What it is, historically and currently. And all the while, within the investigation…enacting it.
CREATED BY: Claire Porter
TEXT BY: Claire Porter
MOVEMENT DEVELOPED: with the dancers
PERFORMED BY: Lena Aronson, Allison Bazin, Richard Field, Audrey Goodman,Claire Porter, Cindy Pratt Low, Elissa Machlin-Lockwood, Ruth Bauer Neustadter, Alexander Stavrou, Susan Thomasson

10.
African Beat Modern Feet!
CHOREOGRAPHY AND MUSIC BY: Yahya Kamate
WITH GUEST DRUMMER: TBA
AFRICAN DANCE STUDENTS: Zaira Graham and Tatyana Hernandez
CMDE DANCE COMPANY MEMBERS: Jared Bailey & Jayren Madera.
SPECIAL THANKS

Special Thanks to Greg Liosi , Frank Borelli, Photographer Stacey Lespinasse Browsersonline, Videographer Tony Sutera.

CMDE is grateful to all the dancers, volunteers, alumna and friends who continue to support our mission through donations of time and money!

OUR SPONSORS
CMDE programs made possible in part by funds from National Endowment for the Arts; NJ State Council on the Arts, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts; NJ Cultural Trust; Bergen County Dept. of Human Services Youth Services Commission; Lillian Pitkin Schenck Fund; Levitt Foundation; NJ Arts & Culture Recovery Fund; Northern NJ Community Foundation; NJ Economic Development Authority.
CMDE sponsors