Dove Springs Swims / Nadamos Dove Springs

~ a dance for a city pool and its people ~

The second in a trilogy of performances, Dove Springs Swims / Nadamos Dove Springs is a collaboration with Dove Springs residents and the Austin Parks & Recreation Aquatics Division.

Presented on July 12, 13, 14, & 15th, 2018 at Austin’s Dove Springs Pool, the free performances showcased neighborhood residents and pool users alongside Aquatics staff for an audience of 2,000+. Accompanied by live original music by Graham Reynolds and underwater lighting design by Stephen Pruitt, participants and audience alike experienced a joyous celebration of the public gathering space of Dove Springs Pool.

Pre-show entertainment featured Cecilia + the Broken Hearts on Saturday, July 14 and Tiarra Girls on Sunday, July 15.


See photos of the performance HERE.


Collaborators and the Dancemaking Process

Dove Springs Ducks Swim Team
Paul Sanchez
Dove Springs Recreation Center
Graham Reynolds Composer
Stephen Pruitt Production Designer
Citizens Advisory Committee
Go! Austin / ¡Vamos! Austin Community Partner
Aquatics Division Staff
Community Arts Youth Leaders
Neighborhood Leaders and Organizations