“Absence” and “Bestow Upon” by Golden Wright
LCCB is proud to feature choreography by Golden Wright, Associate Professor in Dance at Lamar University. During LCCB’s Summer Intensive 2014, Mr. Wright worked with dancers to create an intriguing contemporary ballet piece featuring fog, darkness and some very cool lighting.
A native Texan, Golden started his dancing career at the age of 16. He began his training under the direction of Debbe Busby, and joined the Victoria Ballet Theatre. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance and Master of Fine Arts in Dance at Sam Houston State University. Mr. Wright has performed with Ballet Arkansas, Ballet Austin, Ballet Forte, Corpus Christi Concert Ballet, Gobel School of Dance, Texas World Dance, Kista Tucker Dancer Company, Sam Houston Dance Company, Chrysalis Dance Company, Corpus Christi Ballet, Lamar Dance Company, Venecia Studio and the Victoria Ballet Theatre. Mr. Wright toured and performed in Tanzsommer, Austria. He has trained in New York and at the Joffrey Workshop in San Antonio. His performing repertoire includes Firebird, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Graduation Ball, Coppelia, Swan Lake, Earthbound,Nutcracker, Oklahoma and numerous other modern works of choreography.
“Absence” performed by:
Jaina Ange, Hannah Arabie, Alakyn Collins, Lauren Edwards, Cara Hanks, Grace Helms, Graceanne LaCombe, Clara Lang, Carmen LeJeune, Cedric Long, Claudia Mayo, Abbie Grace Milligan, Alana Rembert, Lauren Reyes, Adam Richard, Danley Romero, Mary-Elizabeth Rosteet, Gabrielle Saucier, Sara Beth Stewart, Heather Vogel, Abby Weaver
“Bestow Upon” performed by:
Claire Basone, Sarah Blue, Mallory Colletta, Abram Conner, Gabbe DeMourelle, Trinity Foret, Anne Helms, Emily Heskett, Leo Huber, Reem Husein, Gambrelle Ieyoub, Cagle Kaough, Claire Karriker, Jules LeJeune, Jillian Leleux, Gabriell Little, Sophia Lormand, Natalie Maggio, Skylin Martin, Olivia Mayo, Jaide Navarre, Aidan O’Neal, Marin O’Neal, Molly Ortego, Natalie Reinauer, Sarah Richard, Ann-Margaret Rosteet, Mackenzie Schornick, Arden Turner, Avery Wubben