Full Radius Dance to appear at Kennesaw State

Full Radius Dance is a modern dance company that challenges traditional gender roles in dance while…

Georgia (Feb 16, 2001) — Full Radius Dance to appear at Kennesaw State

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Full Radius Dance is a modern dance company that challenges traditional gender roles in dance while showcasing the talents of dancers with disabilities.



Productions feature gymnastics‚ lifting‚ balancing and dance with the focus on strength‚ beauty and gracefulness. Approximately one−half of the company is able−bodied‚ while the other half uses wheelchairs. Departures from traditional dance include women lifting and balancing men and people using wheelchairs lifting and balancing the able−bodied.



Full Radius Dance‚ an Atlanta company‚ can be seen at Kennesaw State University Tuesday‚ Feb. 20‚ 12:30 p.m. − 1:45 p.m.‚ in the James V. Carmichael Student Center‚ University Rooms A−C. The performance‚ sponsored by the disAbled Students Organization‚ is free and open to the public. For more information call 770−423−6443.




A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.

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