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    ANTHEM @ The Fitzgerald Theater 11/11/2016

    TICKETS: $20 November 11, 7:30 P.M. TICKETS Available HERE The extraordinary movement and eloquent style of Mathew Janczewski’s ARENA DANCES comes back to St. Paul to toast the finale of its 20th Anniversary Season. Renowned for its inquisitive nature, ARENA’s highly kinetic style and sweeping physicality is here for ONE NIGHT ONLY.   The title […]


Founded in 1995 ARENA DANCES creates and performs original modern dance choreography promoting community gathering, dialogue and impact.

ARENA DANCES is a modern dance company performing the work of Mathew Janczewski. The work is abstract in form, giving shape to emotions, exploring the depths and the limits of what drives us as humans to connect, to break away, to survive. Just as our emotions can veer wildly, ARENA incorporates a highly kinetic style of movement, a sweeping physicality that takes in a broad range of feelings and the posturings we may make to protect ourselves in the world. The work springs first from Mathew’s own experiences; then, through the movement and structure, ARENA seeks to find a form to give those experiences both truth and commonality.

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