Texas Tech University

Presidential Lecture & Performance Series Season Closes with Complexions Contemporary Ballet

Cara Vandergriff

March 23, 2016

The final PLPS event of the 2015-2016 season will feature Complexions Contemporary Ballet, the country’s original multicultural dance company.

Complexions Ballet

EVENT: Texas Tech University will conclude this year's 10th anniversary Presidential Lecture and Performance Series with a performance by America's original multicultural dance company, Complexions Contemporary Ballet. The ensemble, which has won The New York Times' Critic's Choice Award, is celebrated for boldly and seamlessly intersecting the lives of dancers from various artistic and cultural backgrounds.

Founded in 1994, Complexions has created an exciting vision of human movement in the past two decades. The company has repeatedly appeared as guest artists on “So You Think You Can Dance” and has presented its work on five continents and in more than 20 countries. Both powerful and innovative, Complexions continues to redefine American dance with its groundbreaking approach to contemporary ballet and its profound passion for diversity.

Tickets are $18 and are available through Select-A-Seat at (806) 770-2000, or www.selectaseatlubbock.com. Texas Tech students may receive one free ticket with a valid student ID, which can be picked up at the Allen Theatre information desk.

For more information, visit www.presidentialseries.ttu.edu and www.facebook.com/presidential.series.

WHEN: 7 p.m. Friday (April 1)

WHERE: Texas Tech University Allen Theatre, Student Union Building

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CONTACT: Jo Moore, director, Presidential Lecture & Performance Series, Office of the President, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-5261 or jo.moore@ttu.edu