Melanie Aceto Dance Company, a modern dance company established
by UB faculty member Melanie Aceto, will give three performances
during Buffalo Infringement Festival 2014.
The infringement festival features a broad range of eclectic,
independent, experimental and controversial art of all forms. It
takes place in multiple venues over 11 days in and around
Buffalo’s Allentown neighborhood.
The schedule for Melanie Aceto Dance Company:
- “Dance Sampler,” 1-2 p.m. July 26, and 2-3 p.m.
July 27, Karpeles Manuscript Library, 453 Porter Ave. A program of
contemporary dance will be performed by Aceto, associate professor
of music; Anne Burnidge, assistant professor of music; Laurie
MacFarlane; and Ruben Ornelas.
- Tuesday Evening at Hallwalls, 8-10 p.m. July 29, Hallwalls
Cinema, 341 Delaware Ave. Aceto will perform “Liaison,”
a work by UB music composition student Megan Beugger with
choreography by Aceto.
- “Shifting Density, 6-8 p.m. Aug. 1, The Dress Shop, 89
Allen St. In this dance installation piece composed by Aceto and
featuring live music by Lawrence Rizutto, spectators are invited to
come at any time and stay as long as they want.