The first annual August Modern Dance Concert featuring four professional dance companies will be held at Grand View Viking Theatre, 2811 E. 14th Street in Des Moines, on Sunday, Aug. 19 at 2 p.m. Each group has presented their work across the United States and is coming together for this collaborative night of dance. Hurley & Dancers includes six dancers from the Des Moines metro area and is directed by Kathleen Hurley, instructor at Grinnell College. Fellow Travelers Performance Group originates from San Francisco and is noted for interdisciplinary, site specific and installation works. Sean Thomas Boyt, originally from Iowa now presents his work in Philadelphia, Washington DC and New York City. Co’Motion Dance Theatre is based in Ames and has traveled the states presenting performances and all-age workshops. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for children and may be purchased at the door. For more information, visit tandemtheatreanddance.org or call (515) 710-2412.