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Award-winning tap master at Miller

Oct. 24, 2008

KALAMAZOO--Tony Award-winner Savion Glover and his group, Bare Soundz, will bring innovative tap dance to Western Michigan University's Miller Auditorium at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7.

Glover is celebrating his 27th year in show business as a dancer, choreographer, actor, director and producer. He choreographed the Academy Award-winning Warner Brothers release, "Happy Feet." Other Broadway and film credits include "The Tap Dance Kid," "Black & Blue," "Jelly's Last Jam," "Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk" and Spike Lee's "Bamboozled." Glover dances on concert stages around the world and performed as the opening act for the popular "Dancing with the Stars" series in 2007.

Savion Glover's Bare Soundz at Miller Auditorium is part of the Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series and is sponsored by Coca-Cola and Zhang Financial. Tickets are on sale now and range from $25 to $45. They are available by calling (269) 387-2300 or (800) 228-9858, online at millerauditorium.com, or by visiting the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office or Epic Center Box Office in downtown Kalamazoo. Groups of 20 or more should call (269) 387-2312 for special discounts.

Media contact: Tracey Lawie, (269) 387-2309, tracey.lawie@wmich.edu

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