The internationally acclaimed Garth Fagan Dance is presenting its 2018 Home Season in time for the holidays. Presented in six performances this week, the program will will feature two Rochester premiers: Garth Fagan's "The North Star," a celebration of the life of 19th century abolitionist, orator, author, and Rochester icon Frederick Douglass on the bicentennial of his birth; and "Distant Kin," an impressionist work choreographed by Bessie Award-winner and Garth Fagan Dance Rehearsal Director Norwood Pennewell.
The Garth Fagan Dance Home Season will take place Wednesday, December 5, through Sunday, December 9 at Callahan Theatre, Nazareth College Arts Center, 4245 East Avenue. Performances are 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, 8 p.m. on Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m.; and 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets range from $40 to $55 ($15 for students). 389-2170; www2.naz.edu/events/3051/; garthfagandance.org