LIGO Hanford Observatory, Mid-Columbia Ballet, and Highlands Middle School 21st Century After School Program present:

The Science of Dance, Exploring Gravitational Waves

Location:
LIGO Hanford Observatory - 127124 N Rt.10 - Richland

Date/Time:
April 27th 5-7pm

COST:
No Cost, Registration required via link:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/science-of-dance-tickets-33326505475

Event Description:
Open to all community members, attendees will be led on a tour of LIGO Hanford Observatory while students from the 21st Century after school program from Highlands Middle School will present their work from a 12-week dance residency with Mid-Columbia Ballet. The residency integrated fundamentals in dance education with student learning about gravitational waves and was supported by the education outreach program at LIGO. Along the tour, ballet dancers from Mid-Columbia Ballet will blend science, motion, and art. Total performance and tour will be approximately 30 minutes with refreshments provided. Tours available in Spanish and English.


Questions? Contact reneeadams@midcolumbiaballet.org