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H-E-B Performance Prelude featuring Atascocita High School Chamber Strings

H-E-B Performance Prelude featuring Atascocita High School Chamber Strings

Performance Preludes
1:30 PM - 1:50 PM Saturday, April 8, 2017

Piano Level, Jones Hall
Join us in the lobby prior to the show for a free performance by Atascocita High School Chamber Strings!

The Atascocita High School Chamber Strings is comprised of the top-performing musicians from the larger 190 member AHS Orchestra program. This ensemble has achieved many notable accomplishments, including earning the Sweepstakes Award at the UIL Concert & Sight Reading Contest since the school's opening in 2006, being selected to perform at the 2012 Midwest Clinic, and earning the Grand Champion Award at the American String Teachers' Association's National Orchestra Festival in 2014 and the Honor Group Award at the 2016 Grand National Adjudicators' Invitational.
Annie

Annie


2:00 PM Saturday, April 8, 2017
Jones Hall

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H-E-B Performance Prelude featuring Langham Creek High School Bailadoras

H-E-B Performance Prelude featuring Langham Creek High School Bailadoras

Performance Preludes
7:00 PM - 7:20 PM Saturday, April 8, 2017

Piano Level, Jones Hall
Join us in the lobby prior to the show for a free performance by
the Langham Creek High School Bailadoras.

The Langham Creek Bailadoras are a year long public high school dance program who consistently wins regional, state and national titles with their superb technical performances in the areas of lyrical, jazz, pom, novelty and hip hop.  They begin their season performing for the high school football team under the Friday night lights and for their school pep rallies where the students anxiously await for their hip hop routines.  In the spring the spend months of preparation to prepare for their competition season. The team competes at 5 contests, bringing home National titles on a yearly basis since their inception of 1984.  At the end of the year the girls put on a spring show highlighting their competition dances, as well as to showcase many new routines prepared just for their show. The Bailadoras are under the direction of Mrs. Barbie Parker and assistant director Mrs. Lindsey Brown, and have a very supportive booster club.
Annie

Annie


7:30 PM Saturday, April 8, 2017
Jones Hall

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Annie

Annie


1:00 PM Sunday, April 9, 2017
Jones Hall

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Annie

Annie


6:30 PM Sunday, April 9, 2017
Jones Hall

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Arts Talk for Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

Arts Talk for Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

ArtsTalk
7:00 PM - 7:20 PM Friday, April 21, 2017

Orchestra Level, Cullen Theater
Join us for a free pre-performance discussion with a company member from Aspen Santa Fe Ballet. 
H-E-B Performance Prelude featuring Uptown Dance Company II

H-E-B Performance Prelude featuring Uptown Dance Company II

Performance Preludes
7:30 PM - 7:45 PM Friday, April 21, 2017

The Bridge, Wortham Center
Join us in the lobby prior to the show for a free performance by 
Uptown Dance Company II.

Uptown Dance Company is a non-profit 501(c)3 and professional dance company based in Houston, TX. Our company presents contemporary, diverse, and innovative choreography created to expand the imagination of dance audiences. Incorporating multiple genres of performance expression into a single professional company, UDC strives to break boundaries and provide a unique place for dancers and choreographers to convey their passion for the art we create.

UDC II is a pre-professional performing group, consisting of students from Levels VI and VII of the Uptown Dance Centre, who perform annually in the Nutcracker Suite, Dance Infusion, Spring Show, and various festivals locally and abroad. These dancers are selected to audition for the company by invitation only. As members of UDC II, these dancers have the privilege to work with renowned choreographers in works created especially for them, as well as have the opportunity to supplement the professional Uptown Dance Company. UDC II has toured nationally to Chicago and New York, as well internationally to countries that include Austria, Mexico, Costa Rica, and China.
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet


8:00 PM Friday, April 21, 2017
Cullen Theater, Wortham Center

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Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science

Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science


7:30 PM Thursday, April 27, 2017
Jones Hall

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