Dancing on the Edge of Cinema

Dancing on the Edge of Cinema

Sep 24-25, 2021

Dancing on the Edge of Cinema

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema (SSFDC) screens an eclectic selection of the season’s best dance cinema shorts from around the world. From the highly produced to the highly experimental, these screenings exude technical excellence, dazzling visuals and a stunning experience at the intersection of cinematography and choreography. Learn more about the featured films at sanssoucifestival.org

Tickets sell fast to CU Boulder Department of Theatre & Dance's innovative, multisensory dance performances that take place in and around the intimate Charlotte York Irey Theatre.

Performance dates and times 

Friday, Sept. 24, 7:30 p.m
Saturday, Sept. 25, 7:30 p.m.

Buying Options

Save 15% with season tickets, available in the Choice Option. Single ticket discounts available for groups (10+), seniors (65+), youth (K-12) and CU Boulder faculty, staff and students. Learn more

Please note: CU Dance performances contain rigorous research and artistic experimentation. If artists determine specific content warnings are appropriate for the works that are currently in development, this information will be relayed as soon as possible.

What is dance cinema? A sneak peek of the Sans Souci Festival

In this form, dance—and the possibilities for it—is reimagined/investigated/examined through a two-dimensional framing rather than the three-dimensional live performance experience. Dance cinema, for me, offers expanded possibilities for creating magic! 

Helanius J. Wilkins, Associate Chair of Dance, CU Boulder

Learn more - What is dance cinema? A sneak peek of the Sans Souci Festival

Plan your visit

Most CU Presents performances take place on the beautiful University of Colorado Boulder campus. Take some time to explore our venues, find out how to get here and get more tips on what to do while you’re in town.

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Accessibility Services

The University of Colorado is committed to providing equal access to individuals with disabilities. If you are planning to attend an event take some time to review our accessibility services.

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