Dara Meredith Dance Premiere of The Bridge of Our Roots

July 1, 2021 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Delaware Art Museum
Delaware Art Museum

Join us for the premiere of The Bridge of Our Roots, Dara Meredith’s commissioned dance for the Delaware Art Museum. Recorded in front of Southern Souvenir No. II, the dance responds to this powerful painting by Eldzier Cortor.

Tickets are now available for the dance, premiering on Thursday, July 1. The pre-recorded performance may be viewed on-site at the Museum or from home.

On-site Premiere

Join us at the Museum for an on-site viewing of the pre-recorded performance, followed by a live discussion with the choreographer. Limited on-site tickets available.

5:30 pm – 7 pm – Make it an evening by joining us beforehand on the Museum terrace for Happy Hour.
7 pm – Gallery talk with choreographer, Southern Souvenir No. II
8 pm – Performance premiere in Museum auditorium, followed by a live discussion with the choreographer.

Virtual Premiere

Ticketholders for the 50-minute performance can join the online event premiere via an exclusive link. Tickets include a streamed live discussion with the choreographer following the performance. Ticketholders will have unlimited viewing to the recorded performance through July 10.

Read more about Southern Souvenir No. II on the blog.