Communique: Wilmington Symphony Orchestra Premieres Music, Dance, Film: "Dance Of The Coin"

Feb 1, 2018

The Wilmington Symphony Orchestra presents a multi-disciplinary concert Saturday, February 3rd. This is a layered treatment of Julia Walker Jewell's original music, The Dance of the Coin, with orchestration, film, and live dancers. 

Wilmington Symphony Orchestra Conductor, Steven Errante, composed the orchestration and Lesa Broadhead choreographed the dance included live and in the film, which was produced by Honey Head Films

Steven Errante & Lesa Broadhead
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The concert, titled "Polovtsian Dances," also includes music by Alexander Borodin, musicians from the Richard R. Deas Young Artists Concerto Competition, pre-show lobby dance by Dreams students, and food collection for Orchestras Feeding America. 

Listen above to hear Steven Errante, Lesa Broadhead, and Julia Walker Jewell talk about The Dance of the Coin. The concert begins at 7:30 pm Saturday, 2/3 at CFCC's Wilson Center