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BMD Presents the 4th Annual Move Me Festival

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Bowen McCauley Dance (BMD) presents the 4th Annual Move Me Festival on Saturday, April 27, 2013 from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Kenmore Middle School in Arlington, VA with the support of The JBG Companies, honorary hosts Senator Barbara Favola and Delegate Patrick Hope, and master of ceremony WUSA9 evening anchor Anita Brikman.

Anticipating nearly 1,000 attendees, Move Me is a FREE family-friendly celebration of the arts and culture, promoting healthy lifestyles through movement and the arts, and featuring performances and artistic activities by local arts partners. This year, the festival focuses on the need to “Get Active, Get Creative, Get Involved.”

Bowen McCauley Dance is proud to announce that more than a dozen arts partners will provide an afternoon of exciting performances and activities, including Main Stage performances by – UrbanArias, Synetic Theater, Presto!, Encore Stage & Studio, and Bowen McCauley Dance.

BMD will bring together artists and organizations from Arlington and the surrounding Metropolitan area as we endeavor to build a deeper sense of community and create accessible opportunities for the public to participate in arts activities. Participating arts partners will offer performances, demonstrations, and activities for children and adults alike, including Latin dance, clogging, theater workshops, orchestra performances, an instrument petting zoo, yoga, face painting, magic tricks, arts and crafts, and much more!

The festival culminates with an energetic performance by Arlington’s own Bowen McCauley Dance with special performances by the students in BMD’s Dance for PD program for people with Parkinson Disease, BMD’s Kenmore Junior Company and the students from Marshall Road Elementary School and Georgetown Visitation.

This festival is made possible by our sponsors including the Arlington Community Foundation, the Ballston BID, BB&T, Dominion Power, JBG Companies, KCI Servant’s Heart, Kenmore PTA, and Bean, Kinney & Korman.

Visit our website for the full list of Move Me Arts Partners and festival sponsors as of March 27, 2013.

 

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