University of the Arts

January 23, 2019 - May 5, 2019
Spring Term
Philadelphia, PA

Strange Garden will be re-staged this spring at the University of the Arts. The piece includes 24 dancers, original music by Jerome Begin, and will be stage by Helen herself with the help of company members Kayla Farrish, Burr Johnson, and Donovan Reed....More

Residency at University of Buffalo

March 4, 2019 - March 23, 2019
University of Buffalo

HSDanse will be in residence at the University of Buffalo to continue the development of Simoneau's newest work DARLING. This 3-week residency is made possible by the Creative Arts Initiative....More

Premiere of DARLING at Rowan University

March 28, 2019
Pfleeger Concert Hall, Glassboro, NJ

"Breaking the Glass Ceiling: A Celebration of Women in Choreography," part of the Marie Rader Presenting Series at Rowan, is an evening of original choreography by Helen Simoneau, Dawn Marie Bazemore, and Leslie Elkins plus a post-performance artist talk moderated by Dr. Brenda Dixon Gottschild. This public performance is part of a multi-day festival celebrating women making an impact as choreographers and leaders in the world of dance. This program is co-sponsored by the Women's and Gender Studies Program and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and presented during Women's History Month. HSDanse will premiere Simoneau's newest work DARLING with original music by Mary Kouyoumdjian, dramaturgy by Melanie George, costume design by Quinn Czejkowski, lighting design by Nicole Pearce, and performances by company members Marielis Garcia, Dominica Greene, Burr Johnson, Donovan Reed, and Claire Westby....More