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Boston Liturgical Dance Ensemble to Perform at Creighton University

Boston Liturgical Dance Ensemble to Perform at Creighton University; St Mark’s Gospel Comes Alive Performance

The Boston Liturgical Dance Ensemble will perform “For the Greater Glory of God” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 29, 2007 at St. John’s Church on the Creighton University campus.

Hosted by the Creighton University Jesuit Community, The Boston Liturgical Dance Ensemble will perform a dance and theater piece inspired by the spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola.

The ensemble will be under the direction of Robert VerEecke, S.J.  A resident dance company of Boston College, the ensemble features professional dancers and uses music, dance, biblical text and the character of Ignatius of Loyola, played by Robert VerEecke, S.J., to bring the spiritual exercises to life.

On Friday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m. in Rigge Science lecture Hall room 120, Fr. VerEecke will direct St. Marks Gospel: The Message Comes Alive!, a one-man show based on the Book of Mark. with Michael Corso, coordinator of continuing education and supervised ministry at the Institute of Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry at Boston College.

Both performances are free and open to the public.

The ensemble has performed “For the Greater Glory of God” at many Jesuit Universities in The United States and at Regis College in Toronto, Ontario.