Joy of dance

Bonnie Simoa, lead dance faculty instructor, performs a traditional Balinese dance — the Legong Kutir — in front of Lane Child Care children and onlookers on the second floor of the Center Building on...

Traditional Hula taught at Lane

Eli Walker and Kumu Iwalani practice their choreography for APISU’s (Asian and Pacific Islander student Union) traditional hula dance group in preparation for their Spring Bash event this May. The group hopes to bring...

Performing arts and multimedia join forces in Ragozzino Hall

“Two Definitions of a Moment,” choreographed by Sarah M. Nemecek Lane Performing Arts recently put on the newest performance event, Dance Collaborations 2016, from Feb. 25 to 27 in Ragozzino Hall. The performance hall...

Life of a dancer: documentary prompts discussion on diversity in dance

The Blue Door Theatre is usually a host to plays and live performances put on by Lane’s Arts Department. That pattern was shaken up on Friday, Jan. 8, when a projecton screen was pulled...

Student dance performance; Equine gets in on the show

The Lane Community College Dance Program is presenting the 2015 edition of The Works Student Dance Concert in the Ragozzino Performance Hall on Lane’s main campus. The concert provides an opportunity for emerging Lane choreographers...

Lane dancers give audience The Works; Annual event showcases student creations

Lane dance students showcased their choreography, lighting and costuming skills in a three-day event at Ragozzino Performance Hall that began May 15. The Works, an annual event, featured individually designed pieces by the students, giving...

Hula dancers enchant students; Hawaiian culture preserved through dance

Two Hawaiian instructors, Kalimakuhilani “Kuhi” Southard and Christopher “T.C.” Southard, shared their art and their personal stories with approximately 20 students at Lane’s Longhouse on May 16. Eugene resident Belle Caracol, who was born and...

Concert raises funds for dance foundation; Nine Oregon troupes perform on Ragozzino stage

Dance Northwest celebrated National Dance Week at Lane last Saturday, May 3 by gathering regional dance groups to perform at their 9th annual Down 4 It event in the Ragozzino Performance Hall. The event raised...

Dance Collaborations steps it up

The worst part of Dance Collaborations 2014 was the audience. Audience members found enough comfort in the Ragozzino Performance Hall to rest their feet on the seats and unleash night-time snacks out of brown paper...