Named “One of the 11 small-but-mighty dance companies outside of LA and NYC” by Dance Spirit Magazine, Dissonance Dance Theatre is a Washington, DC-based professional dance company founded in 2007 by Shawn Short.
A mixed-bill of dance works from their repertoire ranging for African folkloric to contemporary ballet, DDT presents Assadata Dafora’s “Ostrich Dance”, and Principal Choreographer Shawn Short’s “The Road” and newest work “12x6:Strangers” inspired by Reginald Rose’s 12 Angry Men and Frigyes Karinthy’s Six Degrees of Separation. Talk back with the director following the program. Click here to learn more about the company.
Come directly from work, grab a complementary drink at the Forum bar and transition into the evening with a unique mix of performances.
Happenings Happy Hours bring local artists into conversation with the plays on STC’s stages. Over the course of the season, enjoy a range of performances that tie in with the characters, authors and themes of the current production.
Happy Hours end with enough time to eat dinner and return to see that evening’s show at STC.
FREE, reservations recommended. Reserve your spot today!