Upcoming Performances in Summer of 2017:


from the Poetry House

                           and Into the Heartwood

 where sculpture, poetry & movement meet

Join us for SoCo Dance Theater's live performance of Into the Heartwood, a recent site-specific event held in Bruce Johnson’s Root 101, a sculpture garden exhibit at Luther Burbank Center for the arts, with dance videography taken by Lindsay Gauthier. Witness collaborative responses to the sculptures of Bruce Johnson through spoken word, movement, and film:

  • Bruce Johnson, Sculptor of Poetry House and Root 101

  • Elizabeth Carothers Herron, poet, reading excerpts from her poem The Poet's House written to accompany Johnson’s sculpture Poetry House

  • SoCo Dance Theater, led by Nancy Lyons with dancers Nicole Basque, Chelley BonDurant, Kristen Daley, Ali Dotti, Nancy Lilly, Virginia Matthews, Aimée Otterson, Gloria E. Rubio-Verduzco, and Jared Wiltse.


Saturday, July 15 | 4:00 pm and 7:30 pm

Sunday, July 16 | 4:00 pm


Sebastopol Center for the Arts

282 South High Street



$20 General admission

$15 seniors and members of SCA

$10 students with student ID