‘Works in Progress’ dance showcase set at Linfield

Linfield College danceLinfield College will host the spring dance showcase, “Works in Progress,” on Saturday, May 6, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall.

The Linfield Dance Showcase is a culmination of work developed by adjunct Professor Michele Ainza, Linfield dance students, the Dance Team and Hip Hop Club. The showcase will feature a variety of dance styles, including contemporary dance, jazz dance and hip hop. Students performing are from departments across the college who all share the love of dance. The showcase will run approximately 30 minutes.

Ainza earned a master of fine arts from California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles, and a certification in Laban/Bartenieff  Movement Analysis from the Integrated Movement Studies based out of the University of Utah, Salt Lake City. She is also a registered yoga teacher through Yoga Alliance.

The performance is free, open to the public and sponsored by the Linfield College Department of Music. For more information, call 503-883-2275 or visit linfield.edu/arts.