Roller Skating and Break Dancing Extravaganza Comes to UML

09/20/2005
By For more information, contact media@uml.edu or 978-934-3224

LOWELL -The 19th annual family Discovery Series kicks off on Sunday Oct. 2 with Skate & Break, an event combining roller skating, dance, acrobatics, figure skating, theatre and break dancing with two shows at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.  Dancing stars of Break! The Urban Funk Spectacular, who starred in the 2005 Super Bowl pre-game show, will also add to the festivities with a display of street dancing. The opening show is for families and children of all ages and will run approximately one hour.

       Discovery Series shows are held in Durgin Hall, on UML South. Tickets range from $10 to $12 and can be purchased through the Box Office at (978) 934-4444. For more information and show photos, visit the Center for the Arts Web site at www.uml.edu/centerforarts.

       The University of Massachusetts Lowell, a comprehensive university with special expertise in applied science and technology, is committed to educating students for lifelong success and conducting research and outreach activities that sustain the economic, environmental, and social health of the region. UML offers its 11,000 undergraduate and graduate students more than 80 degree programs in the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Engineering and Management, and the School of Health and Environment and the Graduate School of Education.  Visit the website at www.uml.edu.