Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival announces its 2014 season. FREE performances each weekend for a month in Akron area parks. This summer includes a weekend featuring new work premiered at the festival by James Sewell and James Sewell Ballet dancers plus regional professionals who have come together specifically for this presentation - sponsored by the festival and the University of Akron.
July 18,19 - Ballet Hispanico/Goodyear Metro Park July 25, 26 - Neos Dance Theatre/Hardesty Park - "Arts Expo" August 1,2 - GroundWorks Dance Theater/Glendale Cemetery August 8,9 - Destination Dance Project - New collective of regional professional dancers plus James Sewell ballet dancers presenting new work by choreographer James Sewell, sponsored by the Univ. of Akron & Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival/ Firestone Park
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Photo: Ballet Hispanico/Sombrerisimo 3 by Paula Lobo
Highland Tavern Mark your calendar for Sunday April 13 for the second Local Love event! We will host the Akron Cooking Coalition for a vegan gluten free potluck from 4-7. Bring something yummy! Specials on local beverages! And bring your pals. Open mic hosted by The Help to follow at 8:00pm