Maida Withers Dance Construction Company of Washington, DC, will be dancing and presenting film shorts while it tours India February 21 to 26.
The company will give a concert performance February 21 in New Delhi at the India International Center as part of a joint presentation of the center, the U.S. Embassy, and the American Center.
“Dance Films,” an evening of dance film shorts by Withers and collaborators, will be presented at the Habitat Centre, New Delhi, on February 22. The company will then travel to Bhimtal, in the foothills of the Himalayas, to present Fare Well–The End of the World As We Know It OR Dancing Your Way to Paradise! and Thresholds Crossed–Part II during a three-day global festival, Carnival of e-Creativity (CeC 2012) sponsored by the Academy of Electronic Arts (known as the Academy of Experimental Arts) in New Delhi, India.
Anthony Gongora, dancer and filmmaker, and Steve Hilmy, electronic composer/musician, will accompany the company on the tour. For more information, visit www.maidadance.com.