Saturday, April 17 is a great day for Shen Wei sightings. The celebrated choreographer, dancer and artist is bringing his company, Shen Wei Dance Arts, here April 16 – 18 for the West Coast premiere of Re – (I, II, III). Shen Wei will be at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. to discuss his concepts and vision with Cyrus Parker-Jeanette, chair of the Department of Dance, California State University, Long Beach. Tickets are $10 for non-Bowers members, $7 for members and $5 for students.
Following the Saturday matinee performance, Shen Wei will participate in a special free post-performance talkback moderated by Parker-Jeanette. Each performance by the company will include a free pre-performance lecture by Parker-Jeanette that begins one hour before curtain.