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Senior dance productions

Students in Butler University’s dance program will have their school experiences come full-circle with their senior dance productions. These productions represent the culmination of their dance education, as they are able to create and display their own ideas and talents. At first, this was a daunting task for senior Kristi Liu until she stumbled across

‘Coppélia’ brings out comedy of dance

“Places.” Dance department chair Larry Attaway’s command immediately changes the atmosphere in the dance studio. Dancers in bright costumes move to the sides of the room, standing up from benches or coming in from the hallway where they were stretching. The talk and laughter gradually grows into individual preparation: practicing arm and hand movements, jumping