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ACT DanceFest 2021: All the Feels on February 20

EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) performing arts magnet high school will present DanceFest 2021: All the Feels, a live-streamed event, on Sat., Feb. 20, 2021, at 6 p.m. This family-friendly, annual dance showcase will be available through this link: www.facebook.com/ACTMagnetSchool

The event, developed and directed by ACT Dance Teacher Tiana Mancuso, is a collection of four original works created in collaboration with ACT student dance majors, A/V and theater production student artists. The program features innovative “Feel Good” works by jazz and contemporary artists, including Prince and Queen. Themes of relationships, magical dreams and the ups-and-downs of life are portrayed.

Featured is “Let’s Move!”, a collaboration of student-generated choreography and student-edited video projection of ACT dancers performing outdoors in locations throughout Willimantic.

The program is free. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/ACTMagnetSchool.

ACT is a public, performing arts magnet high school administered by EASTCONN. ACT is currently recruiting academically motivated students who will enter grades 9-12 in the 2021-2022 school year. To learn more about ACT or to download an application, visit www.eastconn.org/act or call 860-465-5636.

EASTCONN is a public, non-profit Regional Educational Service Center that has been serving the education needs of northeastern Connecticut schools and communities since 1980. Learn more at www.eastconn.org.