The South Carolina Dance Theatre, a leader in dance training, productions and innovative performances, will perform at Francis Marion University’s 31st annual Art’s Alive festival on April 5.
Festivities will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Under the leadership of Artistic Director Susan Rowe, the South Carolina Dance Theatre group consisting of about 40 dancers from age nine to teenagers will be performing a wide variety of ballet styles as well as tap and jazz in FMU’s McNair Auditorium. The group is celebrating its 30th year as the region’s only ballet company.
They along with 10 other groups will perform in either the McNair Auditorium or the Outdoor Dance Stage. Other groups include the Performing Arts Academy, The Wanda Project, Coker Repertory Dance Company, Phat Pheet of Williams Middle School, the Tri-City Shag Club, Dancin’ on Main, Kelley’s Fine Arts, Showbiz Studio & Dance Company, School of Dance Arts and Dance for Joy Dance Studio.