Shaping Sound, Featuring Travis Wall, Dances into Omaha Tonight
Created by Emmy-winning choreographer TRAVIS WALL, and Emmy-nominated choreographers NICK LAZZARINI, TEDDY FORANCE, and by dance visionary KYLE ROBINSON, SHAPING SOUND: Dance Reimagined will be in Omaha one night only tonight, November 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Orpheum Theater, 409 S. 16th St. The performance is part of Omaha Performing Arts' Dance Series and is sponsored by C&A Industries.
Tickets start at $33 through Ticket Omaha* at 402.345.0606, TicketOmaha.com or the Ticket Omaha office inside the Holland Performing Arts Center at 13th and Douglas streets. A limited amount of VIP tickets are available.
The dance company SHAPING SOUND was established in Los Angeles in 2012 with a focus on contemporary dance and choreographic artistry. The company is an evocative collaboration by diverse artists who describe themselves as "visual musicians," meaning their dance gives shape and form to sound. A recent addition to the dance company is RICKY UBEDA, the standout winner of "So You Think You Can Dance" in 2014 on Fox TV.
SHAPING SOUND's movement style provides its audience access to, and a greater understanding of contemporary dance through a unique fusion of jazz, modern and hip-hop choreography. With a dynamic mix of energy, emotion and athleticism, the ensemble brings tremendous musicality of movement to each performance. Lauded by the commercial dance world and immensely popular with audiences of all ages, the company members have been showcased on all of America's popular primetime dance, awards, entertainment and music shows including: "So You Think You Can Dance," "Dancing With The Stars," "Glee," "American Idol," "The Voice" and "The 2013 Prime Time Emmy Awards." They have toured internationally with an impressive array of the world's top recording artists, and with award-winning dance companies.
Respected by both critics of dance and by the entertainment industry in general, SHAPING SOUND has quickly built an important critical resume and an impressively large fan base. BroadwayWorld.com described the show as: "Electrifying and stunning ... Aficionados of contemporary dance should do everything in their power to attend SHAPING SOUND."