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MJC Dancers Present Program On East Campus
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Shown, Modesto Junior College dancers McKenzie Hillier and Brandon Yu, part of the ensemble that will perform on the East Campus in shows Sept. 26 through Sept. 29. Photo By MJC Photographer David Todd

Modesto Junior College Department of Dance presents “Come fly with Jam ‘n Jive – Let us take you to your dancing destination!” with performances from Wednesday, Sept. 26 through Saturday, Sept. 29, nightly at 7 p.m. in the Main Auditorium of the Performing and Media Arts Center on East Campus, 435 College Ave., Modesto.

The community is invited to experience an evening of dance that provides a journey through the birthplaces of some of the most influential and popular musical artists, including Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Macklemore, Jason Mraz and many more.

“Our cast of 51 MJC dancers will infuse a vibrant and magnetic energy within different genres of jazz dance,” said Kim T. Davis, MJC professor of dance. “Our tour guides will entertain and take you on an adventure to dance destinations like New York, London, New Zealand, Los Angeles and many more popular locations. Don’t miss out … we hope you can add us to your itinerary.”

MJC Dance also welcomes Jam ‘n Jive guest performers from Gregori, Beyer, Downey, Davis, Ceres, Central Valley, Central Catholic and Modesto high schools, and dance studios of 5678 Dance, Backstage Dance Academy and The Dance Academy.

Admission is $11 general public and $9 for students and senior citizens. Tickets are available online at and at the Auditorium Box Office, or by calling 575-6776 during Box Office hours: Tuesdays through Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Tickets are also available at the door beginning 90 minutes prior to each performance.