16 June 2006

Wendy Rogers Dancing explores Julia Morgan’s architecture

YWCA of Oakland, 1515 Webster St.
Thursday, 29 June 2006, 2:00 & 6:00 pm

ODC Theater and Wendy Rogers Dancing present A Tour with Dancing: a peek at new choreography by Wendy Rogers, exploring architecure by famed Bay Area architect Julia Morgan. Morgan designed a series of YMCA buildings in California, Hawaii, and Utah. Her Oakland YWCA was built in 1915. A Tour with Dancing features danced findings produced during two weeks of site-derived research by Rogers and an ensemble of dancers. The tour will be interspersed with commentary by historian Karen McNeill and YWCA staff member VJ Purvis.

Admission: $10 general; children 10 and under free. Tickets may be purchased online or by phone: (415) 863-9834.


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