Wellspring/Cori Terry & Dancers
Wellspring/Cori Terry & Dancers is southwest Michigan’s only professional modern dance company. Founded in 1981 by dancer and choreographer Cori Terry, Wellspring presents performances featuring works choreographed by Ms. Terry, company members, and guest artists from around the world. Wellspring exists to offer a unique voice in modern dance and serves to move, challenge and inspire our community.
This extraordinary company of poetic and athletic dancers is committed to revealing the language of modern dance to adults and children alike. Critics have called Wellspring’s work dramatic, impassioned, seamless, compelling, exuberant and life-affirming.
Located in the Wellspring Theater in downtown Kalamazoo’s Epic Center, Wellsplring offers performances, classes and outreach programs sharing the art form of modern dance. The organization’s outreach and education programs serve an estimated 2,000 participants each year, including children, their families, and those with special needs.
Annually, the company produces two feature performances, the Fall Concert of Dance and the Spring Concert of Dance. Wellspring showcases regional choreographers in the Midwest Regional Alternative Dance (RAD) Festival and brings the works of national and international guest artists possessing diverse modern dance styles to Kalamazoo. The company also tours, and offers numerous performances, lecture/demonstrations and master classes.