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Pre-Performance Lecture: Birdie Sawyer on ‘Flex Ave’ by Flexn
March 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A pre-performance lecture by Birdie Sawyer for Flexn’s show “Flex Ave.”
“This dance form, these artists won’t be boxed in.” – New York Times
Following breakthrough performances at New York’s Park Avenue Armory, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival, Manchester International Festival, and an upcoming residency for the inaugural season of The Shed in New York City, FLEX AVE., the brand new creation of Flexn dance pioneer Reggie “Regg Roc” Gray, will be coming to the University of Maine’s Collins Center for the Arts.
Join the McGillicuddy Humanities Center in Bodwell Lounge (3rd floor of CCA) prior to the performance for a lecture by UMaine dance instructor Birdie Sawyer, who will be offering insight to help the audience get the most out of the performance.
2–2:15 p.m. reception (free)
2:15–2:45 p.m. lecture (free)
Show: 3 p.m. (Tickets required)