Event Description

Emily Sachs Dance Benefit

January 28th, 2011 7:00 pm @ Iron Gate Theatre - 37th and Chestnut

Join us on Friday, January 28th and Saturday, January 29th at 7 pm at the 2011 Emily Sachs Dance Benefit to raise money for Asthma research and Hope Dances. Ten groups from the Dance Arts Council will perform together on the same stage in honor of Emily Sachs, a Penn student and dancer who died from asthma in 1995.

Groups performing include:

Arts House Dance Company
Destination Hip-Hop
Onda Latina
Pan-Asian Dance Troupe
Penn Dance
Soundworks Tap Factory
Sparks Dance Company
Strickly Funk
West Philly Swingers

Tickets are $8 on the walk, $10 at the door.

Charities benefiting from the benefit:
American Asthma Foundation: http://www.americanasthmafoundation.org/
Hope Dances: http://www.hopedances.org/