Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2008-02-15

Samford University dancers will display a variety of dance styles during their spring concert Feb. 28-March 2.

Sixteen students, all enrolled in Samford School of Performing Arts minor in dance program, will perform to urban hip hop, trendy pop, classical and selections from musical theatre.

Samford dance instructor and choreographer Lisa Gibbs will perform a modern dance solo to the smooth jazz of Eric Essix, choreographed by Rob Royce.

The program will conclude with an energetic ensemble dance to "You Can't Stop the Beat" from the hit musical Hairspray.

Student dancers are Adrienne Brown, Kelly Burns, Bill Camp, Erica Carr, Samantha Chambers, Barbara Cline, Laudrey Cody, Kallie Earnest, Casi Harris, Daniel King, Paul Lance, Carleton Meadows, Lydia Myers, Katie Ostrowski, Kaci Thomassie and Jenny Wiggins.

Performances are in Samford's Harrison Theatre at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 28, 29, and March 1; and at 2:30 p.m. on March. 2.

Admission is $10 adult, $8 senior adult and $6 student. Tickets are available at or by calling the box office at (205) 726-2853.