SYLMAR, CA: Benita Bike's DanceArt Performs as part of Discovery Cube LA's Science of Dance Day
Benita Bike's DanceArt
BENITA BIKE’S DANCEART TO PERFORM AT
DISCOVERY CUBE LOS ANGELES’ SCIENCE OF DANCE DAY
LOS ANGELES, CA (November 1, 2022) – Studies show that dancing can make people happier; when we dance, our brains release endorphins which make us feel better. Also, dance movement can also be a wonderful source of expressive storytelling. On Saturday, December 3, 2:00 pm, Benita Bike’s DanceArt will present an exciting educational dance performance at Discovery Cube Los Angeles, a STEM-based children’s museum, as part of the Cube’s Science of Dance Day. As part of the day’s programming, Benita Bike’s DanceArt will present two full-length dances followed by a Q&A session and a final short “try-out-the-moves” session with DanceArt’s professional dancers. Museum visitors will learn all about modern dance’s approach to movement. Two dances will be featured – “Benches,” which shows people in a park during the day, and “Plugged,” which explores our relationships with machines in the world.
A limited number of free tickets to the museum are available to those who pre-register by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with their name and the number of guests in their party. This performance is supported, in part, by the City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department. General admission tickets can also be purchased at www.discoverycube.org/los-angeles/. Attendance to the Science of Dance’s programming and the dance performances will be included with general admission or a valid membership. Discovery Cube LA is located at 11800 Foothill Blvd., Sylmar, CA, 91342.
About Benita Bike’s DanceArt
Like a string quintet, the dancers of Benita Bike’s DanceArt perform with uncommon sensitivity to one another, bringing intense beauty and vibrancy to each delicately crafted, expressive movement. The company’s work is known for its elegant performance and dramatic use of space and gestures to make sensitive observations on life. The dance company’s mission is to encourage an interest in art through dance performance and to educate audiences about the modern dance approach to movement through educational dance programs.
For more information, call 818-470-5734 or visit www.danceart.org.
About Discovery Cube
Established in 1989, the Discovery Cube is an award-winning 501(c)(3) nonprofit children’s science museum committed to serving the needs and interests of children, educators, and the community at large. With locations in Los Angeles and Orange County, the Cube has hosted over one million children to date to INSPIRE, EDUCATE, and IMPACT young minds with more than one hundred engaging science-based programs, activities, and exhibits. Discovery Cube is focused on four core initiatives - STEM proficiency, early childhood education, healthy living, and environmental stewardship – and offers a range of free and discounted STEM programs, field trips, and digital resources for schools to maximize access for children and educators.
For more information, visit www.discoverycube.org.
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