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Dec. 3: Carnegie Mellon Students Present Dancers' Symposium, Dec. 7-8


Abby Houck                      

Carnegie Mellon Students Present
Dancers' Symposium, Dec. 7-8

PITTSBURGH — Carnegie Mellon University's Dancers' Symposium will present its fall semester performance from 8 to 10 p.m., Friday, Dec. 7, and Saturday, Dec. 8 in Rangos Ballroom, University Center. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $5 between 10:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 3, to Friday, Dec. 7 in front of Doherty Hall. Tickets also will be sold at the door for $7. The performance is open to the public.

Now in its 12th year, the Dancers' Symposium provides an opportunity for graduate and undergraduate students of all majors to choreograph and perform original dance pieces. The group produces a two-act show each semester consisting of professional staging, lighting and student costume design. Dancers will perform hip-hop, modern, jazz and lyrical dances to music by artists such as Missy Elliot, Timbaland, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Justin Timberlake, The Scissor Sisters, Chris Brown and Shanice Wilson.

The performance is funded by the Student Activities Fee. More information on Dancers' Symposium is available at