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Los Angeles dance company to take the stage at Vilar

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See BODYTRAFFIC perform at the Vilar on Thursday at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at www.vilarpac.org.
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What: BODYTRAFFIC.

When: Thursday, Feb 14, 7 p.m.

Where: Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek.

Cost: $58 for adults, $25 for students.

More information: 970-845-8497, www.vilarpac.org.

Named “the company of the future” by The Joyce Theater Foundation, BODYTRAFFIC is one of the most buzzworthy innovators in modern dance today.

BODYTRAFFIC will take the stage at the Vilar Performing Arts Center (VPAC) on Thursday, Feb. 14, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $58 for adults and $25 for students, and are available now by calling 970-845-8497 or visiting http://www.vilarpac.org.

As a vital part of the vibrant Los Angeles modern dance community, BODYTRAFFIC has received international recognition for its exceptional choreography. For more than a decade, the company has worked to create a family of artists, all of whom display a strong love and passion for moving audiences through movement. BODYTRAFFIC is home to many world-renowned dancers who have trained with Mikhail Baryshnikov, The Juilliard School, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and more.

Since its inception in 2007, BODYTRAFFIC has performed for sold-out audiences at prestigious theaters and festival around the globe, including Canada, Mexico, Holland, Poland, Russia, Israel, Jordan, Indonesia and South Korea. In 2014, BODYTRAFFIC was selected by the Obama Administration to be cultural ambassadors of the United States to Israel and Jordan via DanceMotion USA. The company has also served as cultural ambassadors in South Korea, Algeria and Indonesia. For the 2017-2018 season, BODYTRAFFIC celebrated its 10th anniversary with a 20-city international tour across the U.S. and Europe.

This is one contemporary dance company that has found a way to showcase boundary-pushing choreography while celebrating the pure joy of dance. See BODYTRAFFIC in Beaver Creek on Thursday, Feb. 14.