november, 2017

17novAll Day19TU Dance


Event Details

Since the company’s founding in 2004, the work of Saint-Paul-based TU Dance has often navigated complex themes of social change. Join us at The O’Shaughnessy in Saint Paul, as TU Dance opens its 14th performance season with an evening of choreographic responses to contemporary tensions of race, culture and identity.

Join TU Dance Artistic Directors Toni Pierce-Sands and Uri Sands at The O’Shaughnessy in Saint Paul, as TU Dance opens its 14th performance season with an evening of new work.

This year’s performance includes world premieres by New York choreographer Stefanie Batten Bland and Marcus Willis, as well as Uri Sands’ Better Left Unsaid, recently commissioned for Performa/Dance of Austin.

The program also includes Ron Brown’s stunning Clear as Tear Water (2005) a solo work originally choreographed for Toni Pierce-Sands.

Founded in 2004 by Toni Pierce-Sands and Uri Sands in Saint Paul, Minnesota, TU Dance is a leading voice for contemporary dance. The 10-member, professional company is acclaimed for its diverse and versatile artists, performing work that draws together modern dance, classical ballet, African-based and urban vernacular movements.


november 17 (Friday) - 19 (Sunday)


O'Shaughnessy Auditorium

2004 Randolph Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55105


The O'Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University