The East Valley’s own Desert Dance Theatre — founded in 1979 by four ASU Dance grads — presents The Genesis Dance Project this weekend. The live dance smorgasboard features emerging artists and professional companies, such as Movement Source Dance Co. (Saturday only), Step’s Junk Funk, and Yumi La Rosa Flamenco (Friday only), from all genres and styles of dance.
A question and answer session, facilitated by the Arizona Dance Coalition, follows the show.
DETAILS >> 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Jan. 10-11. Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway. $18 adults, $15 seniors, $13 students. (480) 350-2822 or Tempe.gov/tca.