Nadamos Dove Springs

~ a dance for a city pool and its people ~

July 12, 13, 14, & 15th, 2018


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



Presented 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 more photos of the performance HERE.



Collaborators and the Dancemaking Process

The Dove Springs Neighborhood
Paul Sanchez
Go! Austin / ¡Vamos! Austin Community Partner
Aquatics Division Staff
Community Arts Youth Leaders
Neighborhood Leaders and Organizations