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Pacific University Presents Spring Dance Works April 25-27 (Photo) - 04/16/19

FOREST GROVE -- The Pacific University Dance Ensemble will present its 16th annual Spring Dance Works program Thursday, April 25 through Saturday, April 27 in the Tom Miles Theatre (Warner Hall) on the university’s Forest Grove Campus. Each performance begins at 7:30 p.m. and features an eclectic evening of dance featuring Pacific University students, faculty and guest artists under the direction of Portland-based choreographer Trevor Wilde.

Admission is $8, and students are admitted for $5 with a valid ID. Tickets may be purchased in advance at or on site.

Dance Works is the first of two spring performances by Pacific's Dance program. On Friday, May 3, aspiring student choreographers will present their work during a Choreographers Informal that begins at 5 p.m. in the Miles Theatre. Students create an original composition and light, and costume their work under the mentorship of dance faculty, costume designer, and lighting designer. Admission to this event is free.

Pacific University offers a wide variety of arts offerings for the local community. In addition to dance, the Music Department has a number concerts coming up, and the upcoming exhibition in the Kathrin Cawein Gallery of Art features the senior capstone works of Pacific studio art majors.


Pacific University is a diverse learning community, where students thrive in a personal academic environment. Students study in a unique combination of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business, education, health professions and optometry. Located in Oregon, Pacific serves a diverse population of more than 3,900 students, with campuses in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene and Woodburn, as well as healthcare clinics throughout the Portland area. Pacific is currently ranked the No. 1 private research university in the Pacific Northwest and is also committed to civic engagement, sustainability and interprofessional education as part of its core teaching philosophy.

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