Basin Arts and Runaway Dish present
Basin Arts and Runaway Dish are teaming up for a unique dance and food performance event, STIR, at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. STIR mixes the senses together for an evening of dance performance taking inspiration from some of life’s basic necessities; food and movement. Expect to taste and see and be moved in a totally new way!
Five choreographers present five new dance works in collaboration with chefs, featuring the work of:
Frances Barker with Jeremy Conner, Cellar Salt Company
Clare Cook with Kelsey Leger and Jamie Harson, Scratch Farm Kitchen
Gina Hanchey with Justin Girouard, The French Press
Paige Krause with Manny Augello, Bread & Circus Provisions
Sharon Leahy with Katie Platt, Feel Good Foods
Thursday August 3, OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION Benefit, 7:00pm
Friday August 4, 7:30pm
Friday August 4, 9:30pm
Saturday August 5, 7:30pm
All tickets include a tasting experience of small bites that correspond to each dance piece.
$40 General Admission
$35 AcA Members, Students, Seniors
$125 Opening Night Celebration tickets (August 3rd pricing only)
Seating is reserved and arranged by four top tables. Please select your table and seat accordingly when purchasing tickets. All performances are at the Acadiana Center for the Arts.
*Opening Night Celebration tickets include a pre-show cocktail reception and a post-show a party complete with food, drinks and live music meant for dancing! Proceeds from this event go towards supporting Basin Arts and Runaway Dish’s production of STIR and the continued development of professional dance and unique artistic collaboration in the Acadiana community.
About Basin Arts
Basin Arts is a container for creativity; an arts center that supports and implements cross-disciplinary collaboration, allowing Lafayette’s creative class to come together, share, experiment, and focus on process over product. Basin Arts creates opportunities for artistic expression across generations through dance classes, visual arts residencies, gallery programming and special events; all aimed at enhancing the artistic identity of our community.
About Runaway Dish
Runaway Dish is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to promote the creative culinary talents and resources that thrive in Southern Louisiana while raising funds for various local charities. We aim to create an environment filled with daring chefs and adventurous diners… where friends and strangers will talk for hours over well prepared food and a great bottle of wine.