2015 Dance Reunion

Prescott College Alumni, Family, and Friends

November 6–8, 2015 - Prescott, Arizona

You are Invited!

Everyone Welcome! Join us for our Once-in-a-Lifetime Dance Reunion, November 6–8, 2015. Feel free to come early and stay longer.

Reunite and celebrate our dance community (past, present, and future) at Prescott College. Even if you never took a dance class, come join the magic. Connect and move with new and old friends. Soak up the inspiration. Workshops, performances, relaxation, great food and company, networking, deep conversations, loads of love, and fun. Free childcare.

We have had a great registration response, including alumni from 1973-2015, faculty, current students, and community members. And we want you! See the updated schedule, list of who is registered, and performers below.  Our first workshop is Friday at 2:30pm with Liz and Delisa.  The Opening Circle is Friday at 4:30pm.

Mark Montague and the Crossroads Café will provide yummy, healthy meals. We have reserved the café for our Saturday luncheon.

Please read the details below, including deadlines, registration, and schedule, and ways to get involved.

We will post updates here and Facebook.

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Reunion, not including meals, is free for current P.C. students

Registration fee: $50.00

Registration fee includes workshops, discussions, Friday night performance, Saturday night dance party, and healthy snacks. You can attend any single event by paying $10-15 at the door.

Donations: Please consider making a donation to the College of any size as a gesture of your gratitude. It will be appreciated.

If you have input or are unable to attend and want to be in touch or remembered in the circle, please email Liz Faller at lfaller@prescott.eduAlso please let Liz know if you have information about a dance alum who has passed away. 

If you have any questions concerning the registration form, please email Batya at ellinoy@gmail.com.

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Special Instructions

Travel and Accomodations:

We still need rides to and from Sky Harbor Airport. We have some accommodation options. Contact: Salli Maxwell at sallimaxwell@gmail.com

Alumni & Faculty Registered (as of 10/30)

Lucy Beckner, 2015, Rosalie Whatley, 2015, Phoebe Sheldon Young, 2014, Nick Shrewsbury, 2014; Audrey Post, 2013; TomTimon Hall, 2013; Jessica Kozel, 2012; Tori Multon, 2012;  Batya Ellinoy, 2010; Suzy Bean, 2010; Christopher Mankowski, 2010; Danielle Kelly, 2010; Anna Meilman, 2009; Henry Ebarb, 2009; Bonnie Wood, 2009; Hilary Marshall, 2008; Arin Weiss, 2007; Aurelie Clivaz, 2006; Rebecca Welsh, 2004; Claire Colie, 2002; Kestrel Gates, 2001; Maree ReMalia, 2001; Melisande Echanique, 2000; Nathan Montgomery, 2000; Salli Maxwell, 1999; Edica Pacha, 1999; Mizu Desierto, 1997; Mary Dubuke (Meyer), 1996; Barbara Jacobsen, 1994; Jody Karr-Silaski, 1991; Tom Robinson, 1973; Suzanne Holland, 1972; Dulce Setterfield, 1972; Heather Starsong (dance faculty 1970-73), Liz Faller, 1999 (dance faculty1993-present);  Delisa Myles (dance faculty 1994-present); Steve Pace See Facebook for community members and current students registered

Who's Performing Friday night

Kestrel Gates, Batya Ellinoy and Bonnie Wood, Jessica Kozel, Christopher Mankowski, Mizu Desierto, Maree ReMalia, Salli Maxwell, Melisande Echanique, Breanna Rogers, Nathan Montgomery , Audrey Post, Delisa Myles, Liz Faller.

Photos and Videos (past or present)

If you have photos or videos you would like shared at the reunion, please upload on the registration form or email Liz for the shared Google folder.

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Resources/Contact Information

Feel free to contact us with any questions or suggestions. Email preferred.

Liz Faller, M.A. ‘99, lfaller@prescott.edu, (928) 379-2706

Batya Ellinoy ’10, ellinoy@gmail.com

Support Services
Salli Maxwell ‘99, sallimaxwell@gmail.com, (928) 458-6068

Curator/ Performance and Workshops
Delisa Myles, dmyles@prescott.edu, (928) 713-5367

Music Coordinator
Liz Faller, M.A. ‘99, lfaller@prescott.edu, (928) 379-2706

Special thanks to Mertz Gilmore Foundation, Alumni Relations (Marie Smith), Information Technology (Brad James), Event Management (Vita Marie Phares), Facilities (Greg Lazzell), Crossroads Café (Mark Montague), Maree ReMalia '01, and all the others who are making this possible. Also, a big thank you to Charissa Menefee (Performing Arts Full Faculty until 2013).

Social Networking and Connecting

Join us on Facebook so we can connect and stay in touch.

Update your address, email, phone, and leave a class note with the Alumni Relations Office.

Dance Reunion Schedule

All Dance Reunion events will be at the Granite Performing Arts Center (218B N. Granite, Prescott, AZ) unless otherwise noted.

Please allow time for check-in. Attend any or all of the events below.

Thursday, November 5
1:30-6 p.m. GPAC Open for Rehearsal
6 p.m. Alumni Performance Dress Rehearsal
Friday, November 6
8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.    GPAC Open for Rehearsal
 1 p.m.  Doors Open, Check- in, 
 GPAC Open Floor
 2:45-4:15 p.m.  Coming Home: Improv Mixer (Delisa Myles, Liz Faller)
 4:30 p.m.  Opening Circle
 5:30-6:15 p.m.  Soup and Salad Buffet
 6:15-7:15 p.m.  Conversations (Topics TBD)
 7:30 p.m.  Alumni Performance
 Post Performance  Sharing
 Post Sharing  Raven Café or Another Venue, Open Floor
Saturday, November 7
 7-8:45 a.m.  Light Breakfast, Tea, Coffee Buffet
 7:30-8:30 a.m.  Dynamic Flow Yoga (Breanna Rogers)
 9-10:30 a.m.   Gaga for People (Maree ReMalia)
11-12:30 p.m.  Elemental Animal (Mizu Desierto)
 9:30-12:30 p.m.  Local Hike Option
 1-2:30 p.m. Lunch: Mexican Buffet with informal program (Crossroads Café)
 2-4 p.m.  Networking, Open Floor 
 (GPAC and Chapel Open)
 4-5:30 p.m.  West African- Inspired Dance with live drumming (Nikki Kokotovich, Greg Stephens)
 5:30-7:15 p.m.  Dinner (on your own)
 7:30 p.m.  Dance Party with Moving Edge Ensemble and Friends
Sunday, November 8
 7:30-9 a.m.  Light Breakfast, Tea, Coffee Buffet
 7:30-8:30 a.m.  Acro Yoga (Jody Karr-Silaski)
 9-10:30 a.m.  Inner Dance (Heather Starsong)
 11-12 p.m.  Networking, Inspiration, What's next?
 12:15-1:30 p.m.  Closing Circle
 3:30-5:30 p.m.