The Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of the South presents the seventh annual iteration of DanceWise under the artistic direction of Assistant Professor of Dance Courtney World.

DanceWise: Backwards in High Heels is a celebration of women through dance in conjunction with the university’s celebration of 50 years of women at Sewanee.

Admission is free, but seating is limited.

The dance concert will feature performances by 19 Sewanee students as well as choreographic premieres by world and student choreographers Taela Bland, Adelle Dennis, Caroline Gurek, Sarah Hall, Julia Peacock and Julia Thompson.

Performances will be held Friday, Saturday and Nov. 24 at the Tennessee Williams Center on the Sewanee campus.

Friday and Saturday performances will be at 7:30 p.m.

The Nov. 24 performance will be at 2 p.m.

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