FRIDAY, 10/4/19



12:30 - 2PM

Presented by Astonish Events.


Join this special Women’s Week program providing a space for women to assemble, break bread together, and experience a moving program of dance with BrockusRed, whose choreographic style blurs the line between modern dance and jazz techniques. Lunch included.

12:30-1:40: Use this opportunity to mix and mingle with like-minded guests celebrating Palm Springs Women’s Week while Palm Springs Chef Ivan, along with Sous Chef Dora, layout an authentic home-made Mexican buffet and stoke up the grill to prepare fresh, hot street tacos. Endless chilled beverages will quench your thirst.  Enjoy live jazzy keyboard tunes in a classic setting, The Palm Springs Woman’s Club, founded in 1938!

1:40-2:00: Presenting  BrockusRed – choreography by Deborah Brockus Artistic Director, who has been labeled ‘the single most important person in Southland dance” an “impresario”, ‘ the mother superior of LA dance” and ”tireless” by the Los Angeles Times for her involvement in establishing the local LA dance scene. Powerful music, charismatic spoken word, and inventive choreography fuse to create an immersive experience in this intimate space, where the connection between dancer and guests will spark interpretive dance that will leave you feeling connected and fueled as you enter your Jazz Festival weekend.

About Deborah Brockus

Deborah Brockus is the artistic director of BrockusRED, whose dances are high energy and emotional reflections of the humanity. As both a dancer and choreographer Brockus has worked nationally and internationally on stage, in film and television. She has received awards for both her teaching and choreography and has been on many judging panels for awards programs. Brockus has served on the board of the Dance Resource Center, and Jazz Dance LA Foundation and is also the producer of Dance in LA showcases, which include: Los Angeles Dance Festival, Spectrum (local professionals), New Perspectives (High School Invitational), Split (mixing local and out of state companies), Caught Between (multi-media) and Why We Dance Series (dialogue between artists and audiences). Also a strong advocate for arts education, Deborah is the founding director of Brockus Conservatory of Dance and Musical Theater, is the former Chair of the Dance Department at Idyllwild Arts Academy, former chair of dance at the California Conservatory of the Arts, former head of the Dance division of LAUSD’s Saturday’s Gifted and Talented Conservatory.


TICKETS Special: 2 Tickets for $60


Ticket sales end at 12:01am Oct 3, 2019

LOCATION:  Palm Springs Women’s Club, 314 S. Cahuilla, PS 92262 

© 2019 by Palm Springs Women's Week    760-416-3545

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