March 28, 2016
Tagged: Adelphi University, Office of Public Affairs

Adelphi University Department of Dance Students Perform Work by Lar Lubovitch

News, Press Release, In The News, General News, Announcement

Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC) is pleased to announce that the Department of Dance students will be performing Lar Lubovitch’s well-known work, Marimba, from Wednesday, April 13 to Sunday, April 17, 2016, at the Olmsted Theatre of AUPAC, 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY. In addition to the choreography by Lar Lubovitch, this year’s annual Spring Dance Adelphi includes new and restaged works by Adelphi University Department of Dance faculty members Frank Augustyn, Orion Duckstein and Oliver Tobin.

The Department of Dance is honored to present a piece by one of America’s most versatile, popular and highly acclaimed choreographers, Lar Lubovitch. Lar’s dances are renowned for their musicality, rhapsodic style and sophisticated formal structures. His radiant, highly technical choreography and deeply humanistic voice have been acclaimed throughout the world. Lar Lubovitch has been hailed by the New York Times as “one of the ten best choreographers in the world.”  

AUPAC is one of Long Island’s premier cultural arts venues for entertainment of all kinds. Tickets are currently on sale and are priced at $20, with discounts available to seniors, students and alumni. Information is available at the Lucia and Steven N. Fischer Box Office at 516.877.4000 or Regular box office hours are Tuesday through Friday from 1:00-6:00 p.m. The box office is also open two hours before most scheduled performances.

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 100,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.

Tagged: Adelphi University, Office of Public Affairs