Past Seasons

2014

Sanspointe has an exciting season offering many original works by professional modern dance artists of Alabama!

Life on a Shelf
Hoover Public Library: The Plaza
Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
6:30pm

Alabama Dance Festival
Samford University Campus
Wright Fine Arts Center
Saturday, January 18th, 2014
8:00pm
Sanspointe performs Coursing by Rhea Speights

IMPROVable FICTIONS 
Various Locations in Greater Birmingham-Announced via Facebook and Twitter
Saturday, April 12th, 2014 (Heaviest Corner on Earth/BJCC/Railroad Park)
Saturday, May 17th, 2014 (Vestavia Hills Library Hiking Trails/Homewood Central Park)
Noon-3pm

2014 Birmingham Summer Library Tour
(Funded by the Alabama State Council on the Arts)
Creative Catalog
Public Libraries of Jefferson County
Featuring choreography by Taryn Ann Brown, Shellie Chambers,
Michelle Knutson and Sara Turney
With original music by Justin Wallace
6/16/14 Five Points West Public Library @ 6pm
6/17/14 Pinson Public Library @ 6pm
6/19/14 Gardendale Public Library @ 6pm
9/24/14 Central Downtown Public Library @ 5pm
FREE to the public

Sanspointe Choreography Salon
Children’s Dance Foundation
Friday, June 13th at 6pm
Friday, July 11th at 6p
Friday, August 8th at 6pm

Movement Workshop Series
Children’s Dance Foundation
Saturdays in October, 10am-Noon
Intermediate-Advanced Adult Dance Classes
$15 Drop-in or $50 for Entire Series
10-4-14 Sara Turney
10-11-14 Alisa McCool
10-18-14 Taryn Ann Brown
10-25-14 Shellie Chambers

Trip the Light
Children’s Dance Foundation
Friday, November 14th at 7:30pm
Saturday, November 15th at 7:30pm
Sunday, November 16th at 2pm
Sanspointe Dance Company presents Trip the Light, a dance concert featuring live choreography by Taryn Ann Brown, Chelsea Henderson, Sara Turney, Lynda White and Eric Yow.
The show will also include a collaborative dance for the camera by Brown and Downtown Dance Conservatory’s Linze McRae.
SDC’s music director, Justin Wallace, will premier two compositions.
The performance is centered loosely around a theme of the absence and presence of technology in a theatrical setting.
All seating is $15 for general admission.

 

2013
Alabama Dance Festival
50th Anniversary of 1963 at Railroad Park
Sanspointe Turns 10!
Homegrown
Life on a Shelf
Etched in Collective Movement

2012
Shine performance – Juka Tribe’s release party
Sweet & Fashion Briefs – with Code f.a.d. of Raleigh, N.C.
The Golden Record
Dances Along the Line

2011
Dance Art & Music
Dances Along the Line

2010
Kinetic Canvas
Primary Subject

2009
Dances Fall
Six by Six

2008
LIFE_FORMS

2007
Pointe/Counterpointe –  with Arova Contemporary Ballet

2006
Point of Contact –  with Synaesthetic Arts

2005
City

2003
Tidal