Dear Roeper Community,
The Roeper School has been offered complimentary tickets, courtesy of the GM Foundation and MGM Grand, to attend the SHEN WEI DANCE ARTS at the Music Hall Center. Read all about this professional dance group below. If you would like tickets, please email Carolyn Lett with your name, preferred performance date and time, and the number of tickets you are requesting. This performance is recommended for ages 5 and up.
On November 14th & 15th, Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts is presenting SHEN WEI DANCE ARTS. Shen Wei is one of the most celebrated artists working in the world today, renowned for both his visual art and his choreography. There are two performances: Saturday at 8:00pm and Sunday at 3:00pm.
Please reply to Carolyn with the requested info no later than Tuesday, November 10th.
A few of his accolades include:
-Choreographer of the 2008 Beijing Olympics opening/closing ceremonies
-First appearance in Detroit
-Pre-eminent painter / photographer / designer / cutting-edge visual art + choreography
-Eastern & Western influences that speak to Wei’s personal journey
-The rich spectacle of integrated visual art and dance
-Sunday afterglow and lecture at MOCAD
-Cultural event of the year in Downtown Detroit
-Audiences awestruck: GUARANTEED
Financial Aid and Scholarship Coordinator
Diversity and Community Programs Coordinator