Javan Mngrezzo (he/him) relocated to Minnesota in 2021 by way of Portland, OR. He graduated from Western Oregon University in three years, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science in Dance and Sociology. At present, he dances with ARENA Dances, Rhythmically Speaking, Black Label Movement, and Collide Theatrical. He has previously been a company dancer with Threads Dance Project and BodyVox. He has also had the privilege of performing as a guest artist for numerous companies such as Analog Dance Works, HatchDance, Ballet Co.Laboratory, Heidi Duckler Dance, Cynthia Gutierrez’s Company Movimiento, and Dar Vejon Jones Dance Ensemble. Javan is a certified instructor of The Ellové Technique®, has taught at dozens of Oregon studios as well as several local studios. He is excited to be returning for his third project with ARENA Dances!
DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
This piece is a work-in-progress and an excerpt (a part 1/2) of a larger work. Before giving a deeper definition, when the work in its entirety is nearer to completion, the words I will leave for now are these:
“And more perturbing is this…the power given to things we yet could control.”
IF YOU WERE A TYPE OF CANDY, WHAT CANDY WOULD YOU BE AND WHY?
HAPPY HOUR ARTIST PERFORMANCES
Daily, 5:30 – 6:30pm
- Monday, April 24- Nic Lincoln
- Tuesday, April 25 – Cheng Xiong and Javan Mngrezzo
- Wednesday, April 26 – Shane Larson and Rachel Lieberman
- Thursday, April 27 – Laurie Van Wieren
- Friday, April 28 – Lily Conforti
$25 Five-Show Package | $12 per show
Walk-ins welcome. Cash/check/card accepted at the door.
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