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Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo Perform American Premiere of CHORE at Segerstrom Center This Weekend Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo Perform American Premiere of CHORE at Segerstrom Center This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2016

Segerstrom Center for the Arts welcomes the return of Les Ballets de Monte- Carlo this weekend, February 11 - 13, 2016, with another American premiere: Jean-Christophe Maillot's Chore, featuring music by Danny Elfman and John Cage.... (more...)
Kennedy Center to Welcome Mariinsky Ballet in RAYMONDA This Month Kennedy Center to Welcome Mariinsky Ballet in RAYMONDA This Month
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2016

For its 14th consecutive season at the Kennedy Center, Russia's legendary Mariinsky Ballet returns with Marius Petipa's RAYMONDA, widely considered the last "grand ballet" of the 19th century. George Balanchine, who began his career in the Mariinsky corps, once called Alexander Glazunov's score, fil... (more...)
Photo Flash: Stunning Shots of Ricky Ubeda and More in SHAPING SOUND at the Beacon Photo Flash: Stunning Shots of Ricky Ubeda and More in SHAPING SOUND at the Beacon
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2016

SHAPING SOUND, the country's hottest commercial dance company, concluded their 2015-16 touring season with a one-night-only performance, presented by Break the Floor Productions, at The Beacon Theatre on Monday night, February 8, at the Beacon Theatre. BroadwayWorld has stunning photos from the show... (more...)
ARTS IN THE CITY to Highlight David Hyde Pierce, King Tut Exhibit & Noche Flamenca This Month ARTS IN THE CITY to Highlight David Hyde Pierce, King Tut Exhibit & Noche Flamenca This Month
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2016

ARTS IN THE CITY - the Emmy-nominated CUNY TV arts series - presents a new February program hosted by Magalie Laguerre-Wilkinson from Downtown Brooklyn's New York Transit Museum, a Hidden Gem of New York featuring dioramas, historic turnstiles, and vintage subway cars with original period advertisin... (more...)
Nashville Ballet's ATTITUDE Dances Onstage This Weekend Nashville Ballet's ATTITUDE Dances Onstage This Weekend
by Jeffrey Ellis - February 10, 2016

Nashville Ballet's acclaimed Attitude series will shake up its annual performance - slated for this weekend at TPAC's James K. Polk Theatre - to feature a collaboration with Music City's world-famous Bluebird Cafe for a unique series of dances.... (more...)
Colorado Ballet Announces Full Lineup for 2016-2017 Season Colorado Ballet Announces Full Lineup for 2016-2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2016

DENVER – Colorado Ballet Artistic Director Gil Boggs announced the 2016-2017 season, which will feature technically-challenging classical ballets, innovative contemporary works and the 56th annual production of The Nutcracker.... (more...)
Pennsylvania Ballet to Present Marius Petipa's DON QUIXOTE, 3/13 Pennsylvania Ballet to Present Marius Petipa's DON QUIXOTE, 3/13
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2016

Philadelphia, PA (February 9, 2016) — Pennsylvania Ballet's Artistic Director Angel Corella shares his Spanish culture with audiences through his adaptation of Marius Petipa's Don Quixote. Performances, supported by PECO, run March 3-13 at The Academy of Music and are certain to captivate audiences.... (more...)
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago to Present Introduction to Adaptive Dance Program, 6/10 Hubbard Street Dance Chicago to Present Introduction to Adaptive Dance Program, 6/10
by BWW News Desk - February 10, 2016

CHICAGO – Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton, and its Youth, Education and Community Programs department, under the leadership of Kathryn Humphreys, are pleased to offer a professional development opportunity this June introducing attendees to its Adaptive Dance Programs,... (more...)
BWW Review: TRAVIS WALL'S SHAPING SOUND Brings Eclectic Dreamscape to the Beacon Theatre BWW Review: TRAVIS WALL'S SHAPING SOUND Brings Eclectic Dreamscape to the Beacon Theatre
by Melanie Votaw - February 10, 2016

Travis Wall's Shaping Sound performed an eclectic dance program at New York's Beacon Theatre on February 8, 2016.... (more...)
BWW Review: Blending the Beauty of the East and West with NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY BWW Review: Blending the Beauty of the East and West with NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY
by Caryn Cooper - February 10, 2016

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College, in conjunction with its third Annual Lunar New Year Celebration, partnered once again with the prestigious Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company in an all new celebration of Chinese arts and culture. Under the direction of renowned traditional dancer ... (more...)
Toronto's DanceWorks Series to Present SPORTING LIFE, 3/3 Toronto's DanceWorks Series to Present SPORTING LIFE, 3/3
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

TORONTO (February 9, 2016) -  DanceWorks, Toronto's longest running contemporary dance series, proudly presents Sporting Life, newly re-imagined by acclaimed choreographer Julia Sasso of Julia Sasso dances, 20 years after she  first premiered this striking work at Ottawa's prestigious Canada Dance F... (more...)
Smuin Ballet to Present DANCE SERIES TWO Featuring World Premiere, 5/6 Smuin Ballet to Present DANCE SERIES TWO Featuring World Premiere, 5/6
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

WHAT:          Smuin Ballet concludes its 22nd Season with Dance Series Twofeaturing Oasis, a world premiere by acclaimed choreographer Helen Pickett, set to an original score by “House of Cards” composer Jeff Beal. With water scarcity and abundance as her theme and inspiration, Pickett's powerful n... (more...)
Hubbard Street to Offer Introduction to Adaptive Dance, 6/10 Hubbard Street to Offer Introduction to Adaptive Dance, 6/10
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton, and its Youth, Education and Community Programs department, under the leadership of Kathryn Humphreys, are pleased to offer a professional development opportunity this June introducing attendees to its Adaptive Dance Programs, created f... (more...)
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Presents Moscow Festival Ballet's ROMEO AND JULIET/CARMEN, 3/5 Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts Presents Moscow Festival Ballet's ROMEO AND JULIET/CARMEN, 3/5
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 2015-16 season with Moscow Festival Ballet's double bill of one-act ballets, Romeo and Juliet and Carmen, on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 8pm. Tickets are $36-45 and can be purchased at BrooklynCenter.org or by calling the box o... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Misty Copeland in A BALLERINA'S TALE, Premiering Tonight on Detroit Public TV STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Misty Copeland in A BALLERINA'S TALE, Premiering Tonight on Detroit Public TV
by Stage Tube - February 09, 2016

Few dancers reach the elite level of ballet; of that already small number only a fraction are black women. Misty Copeland shattered those barriers in 2015, making history as the first African American principal dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre (ABT).... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet to Present WINNING WORKS Program, 3/5 Joffrey Ballet to Present WINNING WORKS Program, 3/5
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

CHICAGO – The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago present four World Premieres in the sixth annual “Winning Works” program, the culmination of Joffrey's 2016 Winning Works Choreographic Competition. This year's Competition winne... (more...)
Alwin Nikolais' Classics Take the Stage at The Joyce Theater Tonight Alwin Nikolais' Classics Take the Stage at The Joyce Theater Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2016

Welcome to 2016 via 1950 at The Joyce Theater, February 9-14, when a series of the late choreographer's groundbreaking works-'Tensile Involvement,' 'Gallery,' 'Mechanical Organ III,' and 'Crucible' command the stage courtesy of the Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, the repository of 'Nik's' greatest hit... (more...)
World Music Institute to Welcome Back Flamenco Dance Festival This March World Music Institute to Welcome Back Flamenco Dance Festival This March
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2016

World Music Institute has long been heralded for its spectacular flamenco presentations that showcase the form's essence and authenticity. After a three-year hiatus, flamenco makes a triumphant return to World Music Institute with Festival Ay! Mas Flamenco -- four wide-ranging evenings of world-clas... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Alison Cook Beatty Dance to Perform at Theater of the 14th Street Y, 3/25 and 3/26 STAGE TUBE: Alison Cook Beatty Dance to Perform at Theater of the 14th Street Y, 3/25 and 3/26
by Stage Tube - February 08, 2016

Alison Cook Beatty Dance performs on March 25th and 26th at 8pm at Theater of the 14th Street Y with works including TINTINNABULI, HEROIC DEPARTURE, and MURMURATION. ... (more...)
BWW Review: BalletMet Proves Theme of Humanity isn't Black and White in CARMEN.MAQUIA BWW Review: BalletMet Proves Theme of Humanity isn't Black and White in CARMEN.MAQUIA
by Amanda Etchison - February 08, 2016

Upon first glance, the sterile, white sets that greet the audience once the curtain rises on BalletMet's "Carmen.maquia" might have many theatergoers double-checking their programs. Indeed, the barren stage, interrupted by amorphous masses that appear to be constructed from thin layers of crepe pape... (more...)
BWW Review: Ohio State Department of Dance's WINTER CONCERT Driven by Intensity, Emotion BWW Review: Ohio State Department of Dance's WINTER CONCERT Driven by Intensity, Emotion
by Amanda Etchison - February 08, 2016

From the stomping of rhythmic footsteps reverberating unaccompanied through the darkness to the lyrical interpretation of biblical verses that merged multimedia art with movement, the Ohio State Department of Dance's "Winter Concert" showcased nine works laced together by the common threads of inten... (more...)
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by BWW - February 07, 2016

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Colorado Ballet Hosts ATTITUDE ON SANTE FE Tonight Colorado Ballet Hosts ATTITUDE ON SANTE FE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2016

Colorado Ballet will host the second Attitude on Santa Fe at 6 p.m. tonight, February 6, 2016 in the Black Box Theater at the Armstrong Center for Dance, 1075 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO.  The performance will include three ballets choreographed by two Colorado Ballet dancers and one Colorado Ballet ... (more...)
George Street Playhouse Partners with American Repertory Ballet for Pre-Show Talk at NUREYEV'S EYES George Street Playhouse Partners with American Repertory Ballet for Pre-Show Talk at NUREYEV'S EYES
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2016

George Street Playhouse and American Repertory Ballet will co-host a discussion on the late ballet and film legend, Rudolf Nureyev, led by Princeton Ballet School Director Mary Pat Robertson, on Friday, February 19, 2016. The discussion -- free and open to the public -- will take place at 7 p.m. at ... (more...)
BWW Preview: Milwaukee Ballet's World Premiere  Introduces Decadent, 'Wilde' DORIAN GRAY BWW Preview: Milwaukee Ballet's World Premiere Introduces Decadent, 'Wilde' DORIAN GRAY
by Peggy Sue Dunigan - February 05, 2016

Coming this February, Milwaukee Ballet and Artistic Director Michael Pink introduce their World Premiere ballet Dorian Gray. Based on the British 1980 novel by Oscar Wilde, Pink originally debuted another version of this story in Augsburg, Germany two years ago. This year in Milwaukee, PInk commissi... (more...)


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