CONWAY, Ark. (January 29,
2018) – The Hendrix College Chamber Orchestra and Hendrix College Dance
Ensemble will present Waltz Night, Monday, February 12, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. in
the Gallery of the Trieschmann Fine Arts Building. Admission is free and the
public is welcome to attend. Voluntary donations made at Waltz Night support
scholarships for the Arkansas Symphony Youth Orchestra.
Dance steps will be
demonstrated by student Ballroom Dance leader Eva Zhao, and the audience is
invited to dance to music performed by the orchestra. The Hendrix Dance Ensemble
leads the grand finale to the Blue Danube Waltz, with choreography by Assistant
Professor of Theatre Arts and Dance Brigitte Rogers.
Joining the Chamber
Orchestra for Waltz Night 2018 will be the Rockefeller String Quartet of the Arkansas
Symphony Orchestra; among its members is violinist Katherine Williamson, who
won the Musical Innovator award at the recent Central Arkansas Music Awards.
For more information,
contact Dr. Karen Griebling in the Music Department, 501-450-1249 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A private liberal arts
college in Conway, Arkansas, Hendrix College consistently earns recognition as
one of the country’s leading liberal arts institutions, and is featured in Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That
Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges. Its academic quality and
rigor, innovation, and value have established Hendrix as a fixture in numerous
college guides, lists, and rankings. Founded in 1876, Hendrix has been
affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. To learn more, visit www.hendrix.edu.